H.Res. 1583 (111th): Observing the fifth anniversary of the date on which Hurricane Rita devastated the coasts of Louisiana and Texas, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Jul 30, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 15, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 15, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Charles Boustany Jr.

Representative for Louisiana's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/15/2010--Passed House amended.Observes the fifth anniversary of the date on which Hurricane Rita devastated the coasts of Louisiana and Texas. Expresses support to the survivors and condolences to the victims' ... Read more >
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S.Res. 641 (Related)
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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 23, 2010

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1583” 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.

History

Introduced
Jul 30, 2010
Agreed To
Sep 15, 2010
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (5R, 1D) (show)
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