H.Con.Res. 172 (102nd): Providing for the printing of a revised edition of the booklet entitled “Our American Government” as a House Document.


Jun 20, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992


Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Oct 4, 1991

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on October 4, 1991. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.


Jerome Traxler

Representative for Michigan's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 4, 1991

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Jun 20, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 25, 1991
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Aug 1, 1991
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 4, 1991
Passed Senate

The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 4, 1991
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

This page is about a resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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