H.Res. 1421 (110th): Solemnly commemorating the 25th anniversary of the tragic October 1983 terrorist bombing of the United States Marine Corps Barracks in Beirut, Lebanon and remembering those who lost their lives and those who were injured.


Sep 9, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 25, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 25, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Walter Jones Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2008
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9/25/2008--Passed House amended.Honors and remembers, on the 25th anniversary of the bombing of the U.S. Marine Corps barracks in Beirut, Lebanon, the service and sacrifice of the members of the ... Read more >


Sep 9, 2008

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Sep 25, 2008
Agreed To

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Sep 25, 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. 1421”). 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.


44 cosponsors (25R, 19D) (show)
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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended
Sep 25, 2008 6:01 p.m.
Passed 414/0

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H.Res. 1455 (Related)
Commemorating the 25th anniversary of the terrorist bombing of the United States Marine Corps ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 17, 2008

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