H.Res. 508 (110th): Recognizing the strong security alliance between the Government of Japan and the United States and expressing appreciation to Japan for its role in enhancing stability in the Asia-Pacific region and its efforts in the global war against terrorism.

Introduced:

Jun 21, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 5, 2007

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 5, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Saxton

Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 5, 2007
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/5/2007--Passed House amended.Recognizes that Japan is one of the most reliable security partners of the United States.Commends the government of Japan for its role in enhancing stability in the Asia-Pacific ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 508” 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.

History

Introduced
Jun 21, 2007
Reported by Committee
Jul 31, 2007
Agreed To
Sep 5, 2007
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Cosponsors
41 cosponsors (24R, 17D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, As Amended
Sep 5, 2007 2:42 p.m.
Passed 405/0

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