H.Res. 887 (110th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that a commemorative postage stamp should be issued in remembrance of the victims and in honor of the veterans of the peacekeeping mission in Beirut, Lebanon, from 1982 to 1984.

Introduced:

Dec 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 18, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Walter Jones Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative postage stamp in remembrance of the victims, and in honor of ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 210 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 9, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 887” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Dec 18, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
21 cosponsors (11R, 10D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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