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H.Res. 1172 (111th): Recognizing the life and achievements of Will Keith Kellogg.

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Mark Schauer

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 25, 2010
Length: 4 pages
Mar 11, 2010
111th Congress (2009–2010)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 25, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 25, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


51 Cosponsors (47 Democrats, 4 Republicans)



Mar 11, 2010

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May 20, 2010
Ordered Reported

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May 25, 2010
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.

H.Res. 1172 (111th) was a 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 1172. This is the one from the 111th Congress.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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