H.RES.1148: Raising a question of the privileges of the House.

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This resolution directs the Speaker of the House of Representatives to (1) remove any item that names, symbolizes, or mentions any political organization or party that has ever held a public position that supported slavery or the Confederacy, from any area within the House wing of the Capitol or any House office building; and (2) donate any such item or symbol to the Library of Congress.

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Date Description
Sept. 29, 2020
Considered as privileged matter. (consideration: CR H5035-5036; text: CR H5035-5036)
Sept. 29, 2020
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 29, 2020
On motion to table the measure Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 223 - 176 (Roll no. 207).
Sept. 29, 2020
Mr. Clyburn moved to table the measure.
Sept. 29, 2020
Considered as privileged matter.
Sept. 29, 2020
QUESTION OF THE PRIVILEGES OF THE HOUSE - Mr. Gohmert rose to a question of the privileges of the House and submitted a resolution. The Clerk reported the text of the resolution and the Chair determined that the resolution did constitute a question of the privileges of the House.
Sept. 24, 2020
NOTIFICATION OF INTENT TO OFFER RESOLUTION - Mr. Gohmert notified the House of his intent to offer a privileged resolution pursuant to clause 2(a)(1) of rule IX. The Chair announced that a determination will be made at the time designated for consideration of the resolution.
Sept. 24, 2020
Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.
Sept. 24, 2020

Introduced in the House by Louie Gohmert (R-Texas)

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