H.Res. 1455 (110th): Commemorating the 25th anniversary of the terrorist bombing of the United States Marine Corps barracks in Beirut, Lebanon.


Sep 17, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 17, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ray LaHood
Representative for Illinois's 18th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)
9/17/2008--Introduced.Recalls with sadness the October 23, 1983, terrorist bombing in Beirut, Lebanon.Extends prayers and sympathies to the families of the 241 members of the U.S. Armed Forces who died, and ...

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H.Res. 1421 (Related)
Solemnly commemorating the 25th anniversary of the tragic October 1983 terrorist bombing of the ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 25, 2008

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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1455” 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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Sep 17, 2008


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