H.Res. 823 (109th): Commending the outstanding efforts by members of faith-based and community organizations in response to Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita.


May 19, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 19, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Green

Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 19, 2006
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Summary (CRS)

5/19/2006--Introduced.Commends efforts by members of faith-based and community organizations in response to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Encourages all government agencies to consider such organizations in disaster relief and recovery in ... Read more >

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May 19, 2006

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 823”). 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.


37 cosponsors (30R, 7D) (show)
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