Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Feb 16, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This resolution was introduced on February 16, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2005
Length: 3 pages
2/16/2005--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that the government of Japan should: (1) issue an apology for the sexual enslavement of young women (known as "comfort women") during the colonial occupation ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Con.Res. 226 (108th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 68”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 23, 2003
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 2006
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