H.Res. 538 (107th): Honoring Johnny Unitas and extending condolences to his family on his passing.


Sep 19, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 1, 2002

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 1, 2002. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Robert Ehrlich Jr.

Representative for Maryland's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2002
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Celebrates the remarkable life of Johnny Unitas and his indelible impression on the City of Baltimore.Honors him for his leadership, sportsmanship, and outstanding achievements on the football field.Recognizes his remarkable ... Read more >


Sep 19, 2002

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 1, 2002
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 538”). 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.


12 cosponsors (7R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree
Oct 1, 2002 7:34 p.m.
Passed 389/0

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