H.Res. 729 (108th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to the 50th anniversary of the food aid programs established under the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954.


Jul 20, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 20, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Douglas “Doug” Bereuter

Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district



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7/20/2004--Introduced.Recognizes, with respect to the 50th anniversary of the date of enactment of the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the ... Read more >

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Jul 20, 2004

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 729”). 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.


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