H.Res. 953 (110th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all Americans should participate in a moment of silence to reflect upon the service and sacrifice of members of the United States Armed Forces both at home and abroad.


Jan 29, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 12, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 12, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Joseph “Joe” Knollenberg

Representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2008
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Jan 29, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 12, 2008
Agreed To

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.

Mar 12, 2008
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This page is about a 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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