New Cosponsor — Jul 27, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Lynn Woolsey [D-CA6, 1993-2012]
The resolution now has 5 cosponsors (5 Democrats).
May 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on May 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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5/25/2010--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should use its position of global leadership to strengthen whale conservation efforts and to ensure that commercial, scientific, ... 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. 1390”). 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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