H.RES.545: Impeaching Kenneth W. Starr, an independent counsel of the United States appointed pursuant to 28 United States Code section 593(b), of high crimes and misdemeanors.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced Sept. 18, 1998
  • Latest Major Action Sept. 23, 1998

Bill Summary

Impeaches Kenneth W. Starr, an independent counsel of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors. Includes among articles of impeachment: (1) usurping the power of impeachment that vests exclusively in the House of Representatives and impeding the exercise of such power by the House; (2) unconstitutionally undermining the office of President and impeding the President's ability to discharge his duties; (3) unconstitutionally...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Considered as privileged matter.
At the conclusion of reading the resolution into the record, the Chair announced that it met the criteria for constituting a question of privilege of the House.
Mr. LaHood moved to table the measure.
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 340 - 71 (Roll No. 453).
Sept. 18, 1998

Introduced in the House by Alcee L. Hastings (D-Fla.)

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