H.Con.Res. 239 (107th): Expressing the sense of Congress that schools in the United States should set aside a sufficient period of time to allow children to pray for, or quietly reflect on behalf of, the Nation during this time of struggle against the forces of international terrorism.



Oct 2, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 15, 2001 but was never passed by the Senate.


Walter Jones Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2001
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Oct 2, 2001

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Nov 15, 2001
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.Con.Res. 239 (107th) was a 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.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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