H.Res. 398 (109th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the employees of the Department of Homeland Security, their partners at all levels of government, and the millions of law enforcement agents and emergency response providers nationwide should be commended for their dedicated service on the Nation’s front lines in the war against terrorism.


Jul 28, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 28, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Christopher Cox
Representative for California's 48th congressional district


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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2005
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Summary (CRS)
7/28/2005--Introduced.Commends the public servants of the Department of Homeland Security and other federal agencies for their outstanding contributions to our Nation's homeland security.Salutes the dedication of state, local, territorial, and ...

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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 398” 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.

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Jul 28, 2005
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Jul 28, 2005


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