H.RES.1113: To state the need for action on statehood for Puerto Rico if the status wins a majority of the vote on the question in the territory's plebiscite on November 3.

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  • Introduced Sept. 15, 2020
  • Latest Major Action Sept. 15, 2020

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This resolution declares that Congress and the President will have a duty to act in 2021 on the self-determination choice of the people of Puerto Rico if the territory's plebiscite chooses statehood. The resolution (1) recognizes that implementation legislation will need to include measures to phase-in the equal treatment of the territory and its residents in federal laws, and (2) states that such measures should implement equality for Puerto...

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Sept. 22, 2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
Sept. 15, 2020
Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
Sept. 15, 2020

Introduced in the House by Darren Soto (D-Fla.)

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