About the resolution
- Full Title
To require the display of the Ten Commandments in the chambers of the House of Representatives and the Senate.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Read CRS Summary >
Feb 6, 2002
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Read Text »
This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 315”). 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.
40 cosponsors (36R, 4D)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2016). H.Con.Res. 315 — 107th Congress: Ten Commandments Public Display Resolution of 2002. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hconres315
“H.Con.Res. 315 — 107th Congress: Ten Commandments Public Display Resolution of 2002.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. February 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hconres315>
|title=H.Con.Res. 315 (107th)
|accessdate=February 5, 2016
|author=107th Congress (2002)
|date=February 6, 2002
|quote=Ten Commandments Public Display Resolution of 2002