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Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2006
Length: 3 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This resolution was introduced on September 28, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 28, 2006
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 22, 2007
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Con.Res. 40 (110th).
H.Con.Res. 487 (109th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 487. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Expressing the sense of Congress that the United States should not engage in the construction of a North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) Superhighway System or enter into a North American Union with Mexico and Canada, H.R. Con. Res. 487, 109th Cong. (2006).
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