New Cosponsor — Jun 9, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12]
The resolution now has 6 cosponsors (6 Democrats).
May 6, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on May 6, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: May 6, 2010
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5/6/2010--Introduced.Calls for the immediate release from prison by Malawi of Mr. Tiwonge Chimbalanga and Mr. Steven Monjeza, citizens of the Republic of Malawi, who were imprisoned on the basis 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. 1335”). 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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