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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.
Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 4 pages
8/1/2008--Passed House amended.Condemns the government of Iran for its: (1) state-sponsored persecution of Baha'is and continues to hold the government of Iran responsible for upholding all the rights of its ... Read more >
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Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1008”). 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 1008 — 110th Congress: Condemning the persecution of Baha’is in Iran.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hres1008
“H.Res. 1008 — 110th Congress: Condemning the persecution of Baha’is in Iran..” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hres1008>
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|quote=Condemning the persecution of Baha’is in Iran.