Bill Text — Jan 6, 2015
This resolution’s text is now available.
Jan 28, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 6, 2008
This simple resolution was agreed to on February 6, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2008
Length: 2 pages
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 942” 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 942 — 110th Congress: Recognizing the significance of Black History Month.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hres942
“H.Res. 942 — 110th Congress: Recognizing the significance of Black History Month..” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. August 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hres942>
|title=H.Res. 942 (110th)
|accessdate=August 31, 2015
|author=110th Congress (2008)
|date=January 28, 2008
|quote=Recognizing the significance of Black History Month.