Bill Text — Dec 18, 2010
This resolution’s text for status Passed the House (Engrossed) (Dec 17, 2010) is now available.
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.
Representative for Arkansas's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 3 pages
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 >
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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.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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