US Congress Representative Peter Welch [D] | Resolutions

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USHJR79IntroRemoving the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment.
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2019-11-08
[Hearing: Nov 13 @ 10:00 am]
To House Judiciary Committee
USHR585IntroReaffirming support for the Good Friday Agreement and other agreements to ensure a lasting peace in Northern Ireland.
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2019-10-30
Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
USHR663IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week of October 24, 2019, to October 31, 2019, as "BatWeek". This resolution expresses support for the designation of BatWeek and acknowledges the important role bats play as pollinators and pest control ...
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2019-10-30
To House Agriculture Committee
USHR326IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding United States efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a negotiated two-state solution. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that only a ...
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2019-10-17
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 47.
USHR628IntroExpressing support for the designation of the week beginning on October 13, 2019, as National Wildlife Refuge Week.
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2019-10-15
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHJR76IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability".
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2019-09-26
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHCR68IntroFiscal State of the Nation Resolution This concurrent resolution requires the congressional budget committees to conduct an annual joint hearing to receive a presentation from the Comptroller General regarding (1) the Government Accountability Office...
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2019-09-26
To House Rules Committee
USHR576IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to the whistleblower complaint of August 12, 2019, made to the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community. This resolution demands immediate transmittal to the congressional intel...
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2019-09-25
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR579IntroExpressing the sense of the Congress that a commemorative postage stamp series should be issued honoring women veterans, and that the Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee should recommend to the Postmaster General that such a stamp series be issued.
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2019-09-24
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHCR65IntroSupporting the clean vehicle emissions standards of the United States and defending the authority of States under the Clean Air Act to protect the people of those States from harmful air pollution. This concurrent resolution supports existing regulat...
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2019-09-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR565IntroSupporting the designation of the week of September 23 through September 27, 2019, as "National Clean Energy Week". This resolution supports the designation of National Clean Energy Week.
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2019-09-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHJR74IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Secretary of the Treasury and the Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to "State Relief and Empowerment Waivers". This joi...
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2019-08-02
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR464IntroEncouraging the celebration of the month of June as LGBTQ Pride Month. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that (1) lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) rights are human rights and protected by the U....
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR465IntroExpressing support for the designation of June 26 as "LGBTQ Equality Day". This resolution expresses support for (1) equal rights and protections for all people, regardless of actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity; and (2) the des...
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR495IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the prevention of Iran from obtaining or developing nuclear weapons.
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2019-07-16
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHR489IntroCondemning President Trump's racist comments directed at Members of Congress. This resolution states that immigrants and their descendants have made America stronger and naturalized citizens are just as American as those whose families have been in t...
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2019-07-16
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHR478IntroExpressing support for the designation of Journeyman Lineman Recognition Day.
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2019-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHCR52IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that there is a climate emergency which demands a massive-scale mobilization to halt, reverse, and address its consequences and causes.
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2019-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR259IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives to support the repatriation of religious and ethnic minorities in Iraq to their ancestral homelands.
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2019-06-20
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHJR57IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to the authority of Congress and the States to regulate contributions and expenditures in political campaigns and to enact public financing systems for such campaigns. This join...
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHCR40IntroSupporting reproductive health care in the United States. This concurrent resolution expresses support for efforts to ensure that all women have access to comprehensive, preventative, and affordable health care services and are able to receive unbias...
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2019-05-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR352IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Building Safety Month and the work of building and fire service officials in educating and protecting the communities of this Nation. This resolution supports the goals and ideals of Building Safety Month. The resol...
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHCR34IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of GLSEN's 2019 Day of Silence in bringing attention to anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) name-calling, bullying, and harassment faced by individuals in schools. This resolution supports the g...
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR330IntroExpressing support for honoring Earth Day, and for other purposes. This resolution urges (1) the President to issue a proclamation recognizing Earth Day, consistent with the practice of the previous administration; and (2) governments and people to c...
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2019-04-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHCR36IntroSupporting efforts to enact a bold jobs and infrastructure package that benefits all Americans, not just billionaires. This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress regarding requirements and priorities for any infrastructure plan passed...
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2019-04-26
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHR271IntroCondemning the Trump Administration's Legal Campaign to Take Away Americans' Health Care. This resolution urges the Department of Justice (DOJ) to cease its efforts against the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and reverse its positi...
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2019-04-03
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHCR30IntroRecognizing the significance of equal pay and the disparity between wages paid to men and women. This resolution recognizes the disparity between wages paid to men and women, and its impact on women, families, and the nation and reaffirms Congress' c...
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2019-04-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR124IntroExpressing opposition to banning service in the Armed Forces by openly transgender individuals. This resolution (1) strongly opposes President Trump's ban on transgender members of the Armed Forces, (2) rejects the scientific and medical claims upon ...
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2019-03-28
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHJR46VetoRelating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019. This joint resolution terminates the national emergency related to the U.S.-Mexico border, declared by the President on February 15, 2019.
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2019-03-26
The Chair announced that the bill and accompanying veto message were referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. The Chair directed the Clerk to notify the Senate of the action of the House.
USHJR48IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States providing that the rights extended by the Constitution are the rights of natural persons only. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment providing that the rights protect...
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2019-03-22
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR152IntroCalling for a formal end of the Korean war. This resolution pays tribute to the veterans and victims of the Korean War and the families divided by the war. It states that the House of Representatives would welcome a statement by the President declari...
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2019-02-26
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHJR37EngrossDirecting the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress. This joint resolution directs the President to remove U.S. Armed Forces from hostilities in or affecting Yemen wi...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR109IntroRecognizing the duty of the Federal Government to create a Green New Deal. This resolution calls for the creation of a Green New Deal with the goals of achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions; establishing millions of high-wage jobs and ensuring ...
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2019-02-12
To House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
USHCR15IntroExpressing the commitment of the Congress to the Paris Agreement. This resolution reaffirms Congress's commitment to the Paris Agreement to combat climate change and states that the United States is still in the agreement and should not withdraw.
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2019-02-08
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHJR38IntroRemoving the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment. This joint resolution eliminates the deadline for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, which prohibits discrimination based on sex. The amendment was proposed to the...
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2019-01-30
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR35IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to equal rights for men and women. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment declaring that women shall have equal rights in the United States and every place su...
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2019-01-29
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHJR33IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures with respect to Federal elections. This joint resolution proposes a Constitutional amendment denying as protected speech any financial expendit...
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2019-01-24
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR60IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to restore service standards in effect as of July 1, 2012. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representat...
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2019-01-17
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR58IntroSupporting the goal of increasing public school teacher pay and public education funding. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that compensation of public school teachers should be comparable to that of other college gr...
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2019-01-17
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR54IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to ensure the continuation of its 6-day mail delivery service. This resolution urges the U.S. Postal Service to take steps...
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2019-01-16
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR36IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that congressional redistricting should be reformed to remove political gerrymandering. This resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that congressional redistricting should b...
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2019-01-10
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR33IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should take all appropriate measures to ensure that the United States Postal Service remains an independent establishment of the Federal Government and is not subject to privatization...
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2019-01-09
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR23IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should take all appropriate measures to ensure the continuation of door delivery for all business and residential customers. This resolution expresses the sens...
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2019-01-04
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHJR2IntroProposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections. This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing Congress and the states to set reasonable l...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHR14IntroAuthorizing the Speaker, on behalf of the House of Representatives, to intervene, otherwise appear, or take any other steps in the case of Texas v. United States, and in any appellate proceedings arising from such case, and for other purposes. This r...
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2019-01-03
To House Rules Committee
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