H.Con.Res. 284 (110th): Encouraging the President to proclaim 2008 as “The National Year of the Bible”.


Jan 29, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 29, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Todd Akin
Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district


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1/29/2008--Introduced.Encourages the President to designate an appropriate year as The National Year of the Bible.

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The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 284” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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Jan 29, 2008


45 cosponsors (38R, 7D) (show)
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