Bill Text — Sep 30, 2010
This resolution’s text for status Passed the House (Engrossed) (Sep 28, 2010) is now available.
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.
Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2010
Length: 4 pages
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 ... Read more >
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Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1639”). 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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