H.Res. 1008 (110th): Condemning the persecution of Baha’is in Iran.


Feb 28, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 1, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on August 1, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Mark Kirk

Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 4 pages

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Feb 28, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 1, 2008
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

Aug 1, 2008
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

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.


56 cosponsors (31D, 25R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended
Aug 1, 2008 10:58 a.m.
Passed 408/3

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