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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.
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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2007
Length: 4 pages
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 ... Read more >
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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 by voice vote 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. 431”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 431 — 110th Congress: Recognizing the 40th anniversary of Loving v. Virginia legalizing interracial marriage within the United States.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hres431
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