H.Res. 1243 (111th): Expressing sympathy for the people of the Republic of Poland in the aftermath of the devastating plane crash that killed the country’s President, First Lady, and 94 other high ranking government, military, and civic leaders on April 10, 2010.


Apr 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 13, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mike Quigley
Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district


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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/13/2010--Introduced.Expresses sympathy to the people of the Republic of Poland and the families of those who perished for their profound loss resulting from the April 10, 2010, airplane crash that ...

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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 14, 2010

H.Res. 1246 (Related)
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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 14, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1243” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 13, 2010


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