H.Res. 1639 (111th): Recognizing the contributions of the National Waterways Conference on the occasion of its 50th anniversary, and for other purposes.


Sep 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Sep 28, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 28, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Phil Hare
Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district


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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2010
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Summary (CRS)
9/28/2010--Passed House without amendment.Recognizes the value of the Corps of Engineers and its civil works mission to the economic prosperity and sustainable environmental health of the nation.Recognizes the contributions of ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1639” 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.


Sep 22, 2010
Agreed To
Sep 28, 2010
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
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