H.Res. 203 (111th): Expressing support for designation of a “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day”.

Introduced:
Mar 03, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.Res. 234 (same title)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Mar 24, 2009

Sponsor
Linda Sánchez
Representative for California's 39th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Mar 03, 2009
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.Res. 184 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2011

H.Res. 234 (Related)
Expressing support for designation of a “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day”.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 24, 2009

 
Status

This resolution was introduced on March 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 03, 2009
Referred to Committee Mar 03, 2009
 
 
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Notes

H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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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3/3/2009--Introduced.
Honors and recognizes the contributions of members of the Armed Forces who served in Vietnam.
Encourages the people of the United States to observe "Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day" with appropriate ceremonies and activities.

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