New Cosponsor — Jun 28, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Ken Calvert [R-CA42]
The resolution now has 54 cosponsors (54 Republicans).
Apr 20, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on April 20, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2010
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4/20/2010--Introduced.Encourages Attorney General Eric Holder to appeal the ruling by United States District Judge Barbara Crabb that the National Day of Prayer is unconstitutional.Reaffirms the commitment of the House of ... Read more >
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1279”). 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.
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