H.Res. 1451 (110th): Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission Establishment Resolution

Introduced:

Sep 17, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

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

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Last Updated: Sep 24, 2008
Length: 7 pages

About the resolution

Full Title

Establishing the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission in the House of Representatives.

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What is a resolution?

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.

History

Introduced
Sep 17, 2008
Agreed To
Sep 24, 2008
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

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70 cosponsors (43D, 27R) (show)
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