H.RES.162: Calling on the President to provide Ukraine with military assistance to defend its sovereignty and territorial integrity.

About This Bill

  • Introduced March 23, 2015
  • Latest Major Action March 23, 2015

Bill Version

Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Urges the President to exercise the authorities provided by Congress to provide Ukraine with lethal defensive weapon systems to enhance the ability of the people of Ukraine to defend their sovereign territory from the unprovoked and continuing aggression of the Russian Federation.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 4 statements associated with H.RES.162.

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 23, 2015
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
March 23, 2015

On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 348 - 48 (Roll no. 131). (text: CR H1825)

March 23, 2015
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1833-1834)
March 23, 2015
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
March 23, 2015
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 162.
March 23, 2015
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1824-1829)
March 23, 2015
Ms. Ros-Lehtinen moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution.
March 23, 2015
Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
March 23, 2015

Introduced in the House by Eliot L. Engel (D-N.Y.)

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