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Jul 31, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This resolution was introduced on July 31, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2008
Length: 4 pages
7/31/2008--Introduced.Recognizes the significance of the discovery of oil in Pennsylvania in 1859 and requests the President to issue a proclamation recognizing the "Sesquicentennial of Oil" and the accomplishments of the ... Read more >
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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. 402”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Con.Res. 402 — 110th Congress: Recognizing the historical significance of the discovery of oil and the birth of the petroleum .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hconres402
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