H.RES.287: Amending the Rules of the House of Representatives to permit absent Members to participate in committee hearings using video conferencing and related technologies and to establish a remote voting system under which absent Members may cast votes in the House on motions to suspend the rules.

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Sponsor Eric Swalwell, D-Calif.
Total Cosponsors 3 (1 Democrat, 2 Republicans)
Introduced June 28, 2013
Latest Major Action June 28, 2013
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