H.Res. 1499 (110th): Designating the third week of October as “National Estate Planning Awareness Week”.


Sep 25, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 27, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 27, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Mike Thompson

Representative for California's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2008
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/27/2008--Passed House without amendment.Encourages the distribution of estate planning information by professionals to all Americans.Supports the designation of a National Estate Planning Awareness Week (third week of October). Read more >


Sep 25, 2008

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Sep 27, 2008
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. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 27, 2008
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. 1499”). 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.


50 cosponsors (45D, 5R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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S. 732 (identical)

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Last Action: Mar 1, 2007

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