H.Res. 1016 (110th): Expressing the condolences of the House of Representatives on the death of William F. Buckley, Jr.


Mar 4, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 23, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 23, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Tom Feeney

Representative for Florida's 24th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2008
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

4/23/2008--Passed House amended.Honors the life of William F. Buckley, Jr., for his lifetime commitment to journalism, his devotion to the free exchange of ideas, and his gentlemanly and well-respected contributions ... Read more >


Mar 4, 2008

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Mar 13, 2008
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Apr 23, 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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 23, 2008
Text Published

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. 1016”). 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.


94 cosponsors (94R) (show)
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