H.Res. 1259 (111th): Recognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 27, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 27, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Tammy Baldwin

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2010
Length: 5 pages

History

Apr 15, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 27, 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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 27, 2010
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

H.Res. 1259 (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.

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

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