Dec 6, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 14, 2005
This simple resolution was agreed to on December 14, 2005. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2005
Length: 2 pages
Dec 6, 2005
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Dec 14, 2005
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 15, 2005
Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House.
H.Res. 587 (109th) was a 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.
This simple 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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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.Res. 587 — 109th Congress: Congratulating Tony Stewart on winning the 2005 NASCAR Nextel Cup Championship. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hres587
“H.Res. 587 — 109th Congress: Congratulating Tony Stewart on winning the 2005 NASCAR Nextel Cup Championship.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. October 17, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hres587>
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