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Sep 27, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This resolution was introduced on September 27, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2005
Length: 2 pages
9/27/2005--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the national pledge of allegiance recited by public school students is constitutional under the First Amendment to the Constitution; and (2) the Supreme ... Read more >
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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 253”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Con.Res. 253 — 109th Congress: Expressing the sense of the Congress that reciting the pledge of allegiance by students attending .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hconres253
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