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Sep 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on September 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 40th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2010
Length: 5 pages
9/29/2010--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that:(1) given the growing security threat from al Shabaab, a U.S.-designated foreign terrorist organization, every effort should be made to tackle its ... Read more >
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1708”). 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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