H.Res. 149 (110th): Supporting the goals of International Women’s Day.


Feb 8, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 6, 2007

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 6, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Janice “Jan” Schakowsky

Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2007
Length: 5 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

3/6/2007--Passed House without amendment.Supports the goals of International Women's Day. Recognizes and honors the women who have fought and continue to struggle for equality.Reaffirms the commitment of the House of ... Read more >


Feb 8, 2007

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Feb 15, 2007
Reported by Committee

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Mar 6, 2007
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

Mar 6, 2007
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. 149”). 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.


102 cosponsors (91D, 11R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree
Mar 6, 2007 4:52 p.m.
Passed 403/0

Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 57 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 5, 2003

H.Res. 194 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 11, 2009

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