US SR18 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 45-2)
Status: Introduced on January 15 2019 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2019-01-15 - Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Pending: Senate Rules And Administration Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


This resolution authorizes the Senate Legal Counsel to represent the Senate in Texas v. United States, including to intervene as a party in the matter and any appellate or related proceedings, and to defend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.

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A resolution authorizing the Senate Legal Counsel to represent the Senate in Texas v. United States No. 4:18-cv-00167-O (N.D. Tex.).



2019-01-15SenateReferred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Same As/Similar To

HR6 (Related) 2019-01-09 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
HR14 (Related) 2019-01-03 - Referred to the Committee on Rules, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.


US Congress State Sources

Bill Comments 750