Vote — Dec 1, 2015 2:33 p.m.
Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 30, 2007
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 30, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for Virginia's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2007
Length: 3 pages
7/30/2007--Passed House without amendment.Recognizes Virginia's James River as America's Founding River and recommits to protecting and restoring it. Read more >
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 769 (109th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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. 16”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 16 — 110th Congress: Recognizing Virginia’s James River as “America’s Founding River”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hres16
“H.Res. 16 — 110th Congress: Recognizing Virginia’s James River as “America’s Founding River”..” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hres16>
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