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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Summary (CRS)
6/20/1991--Introduced.Provides for the printing of a revised edition of the booklet entitled "Our American Government" as a House document. Requires additional printing of such document for the use of the ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 172” means this is a House concurrent 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.


Jun 20, 1991
Reported by Committee
Jul 25, 1991
Passed House
Aug 1, 1991
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Oct 4, 1991
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.


39 cosponsors (32D, 7R) (show)
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