H.Res. 188 (109th): Recognizing and honoring firefighters for their many contributions throughout the history of the Nation.


Apr 5, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Apr 6, 2005

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 6, 2005. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Bennie Thompson
Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district


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Last Updated: Apr 6, 2005
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H.Res. 764 (same title)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Apr 6, 2006

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/6/2005--Passed House without amendment.Recognizes and honors the more than 1 million firefighters in the United States for their contributions and sacrifices.

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H.Res. 764 (identical)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 6, 2006

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 188” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


Apr 5, 2005
Agreed To
Apr 6, 2005
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


65 cosponsors (33D, 32R) (show)
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