H.Res. 1294 (111th): Expressing support for designation of the first Saturday in May as National Explosive Ordnance Disposal Day to honor those who are serving and have served in the noble and self-sacrificing profession of Explosive Ordnance Disposal in the United States Armed Forces.

Introduced:

Apr 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 11, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 11, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Virginia “Ginny” Brown-Waite

Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 11, 2010
Length: 2 pages

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History

Apr 22, 2010
 
Introduced

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May 6, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

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May 11, 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.

May 11, 2010
 
Text Published

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

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1294”). 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.

Details

Cosponsors
64 cosponsors (47R, 17D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree
May 11, 2010 6:56 p.m.
Passed 388/0

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