Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 4, 2008
Length: 2 pages
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This resolution was introduced on June 4, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 4, 2008
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H.Res. 1236 (110th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Expressing the sympathy of the House of Representatives to the citizens of Black Hawk, Buchanan, Butler, and Delaware Counties, Iowa, who were victims of the devastating tornado that struck their communities on May 25, 2008, H.R. Res. 1236, 110th Cong. (2008).
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