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.

Introduced:

Nov 18, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

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.

Sponsor:

Victor “Vic” Snyder

Representative for Arkansas's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 3 pages

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History

Nov 18, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 17, 2010
 
Agreed To

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.

Dec 17, 2010
 
Text Published

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. 1733”). 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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Cosponsors
61 cosponsors (49D, 12R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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

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