Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 17, 2010
Length: 4 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 17, 2010
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 17, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
43 Cosponsors (23 Republicans, 20 Democrats)
Sep 22, 2010
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 17, 2010
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.Res. 1648 (111th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 1648. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Supporting the goals and ideals of National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month by promoting national awareness of adoption and the children in foster care awaiting families, celebrating children and families involved in adoption, recognizing current programs and efforts designed to promote adoption, and encouraging people in the United States to seek improved safety, permanency, and well-being for all children, H.R. Res. 1648, 111th Cong. (2010).
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