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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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Jan 29, 2008
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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 284”). 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.
45 cosponsors (38R, 7D)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Con.Res. 284 — 110th Congress: Encouraging the President to proclaim 2008 as “The National Year of the Bible”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hconres284
“H.Con.Res. 284 — 110th Congress: Encouraging the President to proclaim 2008 as “The National Year of the Bible”..” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hconres284>
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