H.Res. 498 (106th): Supporting the Million Mom March.


May 9, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 9, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carolyn McCarthy

Representative for New York's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 9, 2000
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Summary (CRS)

5/9/2000--Introduced.Applauds the efforts of march founder Donna Dees-Thomases and all the participants in the Million Mom March.Recognizes that the purpose of such March is to end gun violence and to ... Read more >

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May 9, 2000

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 498”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


30 cosponsors (23D, 7R) (show)
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