H.Res. 1482 (110th): To condemn the efforts of the Human Rights Committee of the United Nations and the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women to pressure and coerce the democratically elected government of the Republic of Ireland to reduce or eliminate its constitutionally established abortion restrictions.

Introduced:

Sep 23, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 23, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thaddeus “Thad” McCotter
Representative for Michigan's 11th congressional district
Republican

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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2008
Length: 6 pages

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9/23/2008--Introduced.Condemns the efforts of the Human Rights Committee of the United Nations and the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women to coerce the government of the ... Read more >
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1482” 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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Introduced
Sep 23, 2008

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