H.Res. 1021 (111th): Expressing condolences to and solidarity with the people of Haiti in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake of January 12, 2010.


Jan 20, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jan 21, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on January 21, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Barbara Lee
Representative for California's 9th congressional district


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Last Updated: Jan 21, 2010
Length: 6 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/21/2010--Passed House without amendment.Expresses: (1) condolences and sympathy for the loss of life and the physical and psychological damage in Haiti caused by the January 2010 earthquake; and (2) solidarity ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1021” 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.


Jan 20, 2010
Agreed To
Jan 21, 2010
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53 cosponsors (51D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree
Jan 21, 2010 12:52 p.m.
Passed 411/1

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