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HRES 124

Title: Expressing opposition to banning service in the Armed Forces by openly transgender individuals.
Author: Rep. Joseph Kennedy (D-MA)

Summary
<p>This resolution (1) strongly opposes President Trump's ban on transgender members of the Armed Forces, (2) rejects the scientific and medical claims upon which it is based, and (3) strongly urges the Department of Defense to not reinstate the ban and to maintain an inclusive policy allowing qualified transgender Americans to enlist and serve in the Armed Forces.</p>

Status
Introduced in House 02/11/2019
Introduced in House 02/11/2019
Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services. 02/11/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. 02/12/2019
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 252 Reported to House. The resolution provides for one hour debate on H.R. 7 and H.Res. 124. 03/25/2019
Rule H. Res. 252 passed House. 03/27/2019
Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 252. (consideration: CR H2891-2899) 03/28/2019
The resolution provides for one hour debate on H.R. 7 and H.Res. 124. 03/28/2019
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 124. 03/28/2019
The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. 03/28/2019
Passed/agreed to in House: On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 238 - 185, 1 Present (Roll no. 135).(text: CR H2891) 03/28/2019
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 238 - 185, 1 Present (Roll no. 135). (text: CR H2891) 03/28/2019
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. 03/28/2019

Bill Text
03/28/2019 - HRES 124 (Engrossed+in+House) 02/11/2019 - HRES 124 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Joseph Kennedy (D-MA)
    U.S. Representative

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