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


Apr 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010


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.


Tammy Baldwin

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2010
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/27/2010--Passed House without amendment.Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.Calls for recognition of:(1) national and community organizations and private sector supporters for ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 104 (identical)

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Apr 30, 2009

S.Res. 501 (Related)
A resolution recognizing and supporting the goals and ideals of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 27, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1259” 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.


Apr 15, 2010
Agreed To
Apr 27, 2010
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


18 cosponsors (17D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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