H.Con.Res. 187 (107th): Expressing the sense of the Congress that a commemorative postage stamp should be issued in honor of Harold Washington, the 42d mayor of Chicago.
Jul 18, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on July 18, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district
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- 7/18/2001--Introduced.Calls for the Citizens Stamp Advisory Committee of the U.S. Postal Service to recommend, and the Postmaster General to issue, a postage stamp honoring Harold Washington, the first African-American elected ...
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The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 187” 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.
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