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Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 9, 2005
Length: 3 pages
Apr 21, 2004
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 601 (108th).
Feb 9, 2005
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Res. 78 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 78. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Recognizing the importance of designating the Republic of Poland as a program country for purposes of the visa waiver program under section 217 of the Immigration and Nationality Act and urging the Secretary of Homeland Security and the Secretary of State to assist Poland in qualifying for such program, H.R. Res. 78, 109th Cong. (2005).
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