Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Feb 25, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This resolution was introduced on February 25, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 25, 1997
Length: 2 pages
2/25/1997--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Congress that the Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee of the U.S. Postal Service should recommend to the Postmaster General that a postage stamp be issued to ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Con.Res. 173 (104th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Con.Res. 392 (106th).
This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 24”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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