H.Res. 888 (110th): Affirming the rich spiritual and religious history of our Nation’s founding and subsequent history and expressing support for designation of the first week in May as “American Religious History Week” for the appreciation of and education on America’s history of religious faith.

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:

Randy Forbes
Representative for Virginia's 4th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2007
Length: 16 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Declares that the House of Representatives:(1) affirms the rich spiritual and diverse religious history of our nation's founding and subsequent history, including up to today;(2) recognizes that the religious foundations ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 888” 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.

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History

Introduced
Dec 18, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
93 cosponsors (87R, 6D) (show)
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