H.Con.Res. 448 (109th): Commending the National Aeronautics and Space Administration on the completion of the Space Shuttle’s second Return-to-Flight mission.


Jul 13, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Jul 21, 2006

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on July 21, 2006. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.


Ronald “Ron” Paul

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2006
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/21/2006--Passed Senate without amendment.Commends the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for: (1) the successful completion of the Space Shuttle Discovery's STS-121 mission; and (2) its pioneering work in space ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 448” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. 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.


Jul 13, 2006
Passed House
Jul 20, 2006
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Passed Senate
Jul 21, 2006
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


34 cosponsors (18R, 16D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree
Jul 20, 2006 3 p.m.
Passed 415/0

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