House Simple Resolution 336
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Calling on the Government of the Russian Federation to provide evidence or to release United States citizen Paul Whelan.
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Passed House on Apr 27, 2022
Overview
Text
Introduced
Apr 20, 2021
Latest Action
Apr 27, 2022
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Simple Resolution
Simple Resolution
A form of legislative measure introduced and potentially acted upon by only one congressional chamber and used for the regulation of business only within the chamber of origin. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.Res. or S.Res. Joint resolutions and concurrent resolutions are other types of resolutions.
Bill Number
336
Congress
117
Policy Area
International Affairs
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House Votes (1)
Passed
April 27, 2022
Type
Voice Vote
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Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Summary

This resolution implores Russia to present credible evidence of wrongdoing against U.S. citizen Paul Whelan or immediately release him. It also implores Russia to provide unrestricted consular access to Whelan and to ensure that he and all other political prisoners are afforded due process and universally recognized human rights.

Text (2)
April 27, 2022
April 20, 2021
Actions (10)
04/27/2022
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
04/27/2022
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4523)
04/27/2022
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
04/27/2022
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 336.
04/27/2022
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4523-4525)
04/27/2022
Mr. Phillips moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended.
09/30/2021
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
09/30/2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
04/20/2021
Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
04/20/2021
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
Apr 21, 2021 7:12:13 AM
Record Updated
May 7, 2022 3:45:58 AM