H.Res. 1324 (111th): Expressing condolences and sympathies for the people of China following the tragic earthquake in the Qinghai province of the Peoples Republic of China on April 14, 2010.


May 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on May 20, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 20, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Michael McMahon
Representative for New York's 13th congressional district


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Last Updated: May 20, 2010
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Summary (CRS)
5/20/2010--Passed House without amendment.Expresses:(1) condolences for the loss of life and the physical and psychological damage caused by the April 2010 earthquake in Qinghai province, the Peoples Republic of China ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1324” 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.


May 4, 2010
Agreed To
May 20, 2010
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


8 cosponsors (6D, 2R) (show)
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