H.Res. 431 (110th): Recognizing the 40th anniversary of Loving v. Virginia legalizing interracial marriage within the United States.


May 23, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jun 11, 2007

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 11, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Tammy Baldwin
Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district


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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2007
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
6/11/2007--Passed House without amendment.Observes the 40th Anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Loving v. Virginia.Commemorates that case's legacy in: (1) ending the ban on interracial marriage in the ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 431” 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.


May 23, 2007
Agreed To
Jun 11, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


15 cosponsors (15D) (show)
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