H.Con.Res. 280 (103rd): Expressing the sense of Congress with respect to protections for persons changing their names to avoid domestic violence.


Aug 11, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 11, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Herbert Klein
Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district


Read Text »
Last Updated: Aug 11, 1994
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
8/11/1994--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Congress that victims of domestic violence face growing harassment from their predators and deserve the highest level of protection from that harassment.Urges each State to ...

Read more >

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 280” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 11, 1994


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: