H.Con.Res. 187 (111th): Remembering the 20th anniversary of Hurricane Hugo, which struck Charleston, South Carolina on September 21 through September 22, 1989.


Sep 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 22, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Brown Jr.
Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district


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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2009
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/22/2009--Introduced.Recognizes the historical significance of the 20th anniversary of Hurricane Hugo and remembers its victims.

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Related Bills
S.Res. 282 (identical)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 23, 2009

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 187” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 22, 2009


5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
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