H.Con.Res. 444 (109th): Extending the appreciation of Congress and the Nation to the Department of Defense organizations, military departments, and personnel engaged in the mission to achieve the fullest possible accounting for all Americans unaccounted for as a result of the Nation’s wars, to the POW/MIA families and veterans who support the mission, and to foreign nations that assist in the mission.


Jun 29, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 13, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.


Robert “Rob” Simmons

Representative for Connecticut's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2006
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Summary (CRS)

9/13/2006--Passed House amended.Recognizes that National POW/MIA Recognition Day is one of six days specified by law on which the National League of Families POW/MIA flag is to be flown over ... Read more >

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Jun 29, 2006

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Sep 13, 2006
Passed House

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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. 444”). 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.


18 cosponsors (10R, 8D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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