H.Res. 1310 (111th): Recognizing the 50th anniversary of the laser.


Apr 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 4, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 4, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Vernon Ehlers

Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 4, 2010
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

5/4/2010--Passed House without amendment.Recognizes the 50th anniversary of the laser, and the need for continued support of scientific research to maintain America's future competitiveness. Read more >


Apr 29, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 4, 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.

May 4, 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. 1310”). 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.


6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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