H.Res. 1498 (110th): To honor the visionary and extraordinary work of Los Alamos National Laboratory and IBM on the Roadrunner supercomputer.


Sep 24, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 24, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter Welch

Representative for Vermont At Large



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9/24/2008--Introduced.Honors the visionary and extraordinary work of Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico and IBM (International Business Machines Corporation) for:(1) pushing the barriers of science and providing the United ... Read more >

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Sep 24, 2008

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1498”). 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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Related Bills
S.Res. 637 (identical)

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Last Action: Jul 31, 2008

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