H.Res. 1316 (110th): Honoring the service of the Navy and Coast Guard veterans who served on the Landing Ship Tank (LST) amphibious landing craft during World War II, the Korean war, the Vietnam war, Operation Desert Storm, and global operations through 2002 and recognizing the essential role played by LST amphibious craft during these conflicts.


Jun 26, 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.


James “Jim” McGovern
Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district


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Summary (CRS)
8/1/2008--Passed House without amendment.Recognizes the essential role played by Landing Ship Tanks (LSTs) during World War II, the Korean war, the Vietnam war, Operation Desert Shield, Operation Desert Storm, and ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1316” means this is a House 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.


Jun 26, 2008
Agreed To
Aug 1, 2008
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53 cosponsors (41D, 12R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree
Aug 1, 2008 11:06 a.m.
Passed 415/0

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