Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Feb 6, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This resolution was introduced on February 6, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2008
Length: 2 pages
2/6/2008--Introduced.Honors the contributions of the Adopt-a-Platoon Soldier Support Effort for supporting deployed U.S. service members in all branches of the military. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 959”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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