New Cosponsor — Sep 14, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Gregorio Sablan [I-MP0]
The resolution now has 7 cosponsors (5 Republicans, 2 Democrats).
Jul 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on July 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2010
Length: 6 pages
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 15, 2010
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1577” 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.
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