H.Res. 1733 (111th): Recognizing Mark Twain as one of America’s most famous literary icons on the 175th anniversary of his birth and the 100th anniversary of his death.


Nov 18, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 17, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 17, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Victor “Vic” Snyder

Representative for Arkansas's 2nd congressional district



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Summary (CRS)
Recognizes Mark Twain as one of America's most famous literary icons and commemorates him on the 175th anniversary of his birth and the 100th anniversary of his death. Read more >
Related Bills
S.Res. 690 (Related)
A resolution commemorating the 175th anniversary of the birth of Mark Twain.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 30, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 1733” 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.


Nov 18, 2010
Agreed To
Dec 17, 2010
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


61 cosponsors (49D, 12R) (show)
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