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Bill Passed 91/4
Sep 17, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 24, 2008
This simple resolution was agreed to on September 24, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 24, 2008
Length: 7 pages
Establishing the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission in the House of Representatives.
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1451” 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 1451 — 110th Congress: Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission Establishment Resolution. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hres1451
“H.Res. 1451 — 110th Congress: Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission Establishment Resolution.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. July 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hres1451>
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