H.Res. 944 (109th): Supporting the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should raise awareness of domestic violence in the United States and its devastating effects on families and communities.

Introduced:

Jul 25, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 25, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ted Poe

Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2006
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/25/2006--Introduced.Supports the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that Congress should continue to raise awareness of domestic violence in the ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 590 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 25, 2007

S.Res. 282 (Related)
A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 26, 2005

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 944” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jul 25, 2006

Details

Cosponsors
76 cosponsors (53D, 23R) (show)
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