H.Res. 256 (111th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all Americans should participate in a moment of silence to reflect upon the service and sacrifice of members of the United States Armed Forces both at home and abroad.

Introduced:

Mar 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Zach Wamp

Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2009
Length: 2 pages

See Instead:

H.Res. 1119 (same title)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Mar 21, 2010

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/17/2009--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that all Americans should participate in a moment of silence (on March 26, 2009, National Support Our Troops Day) to reflect upon ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 284 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 24, 2009

H.Res. 1119 (Related)
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all Americans should participate in ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 21, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 256” 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.

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History

Introduced
Mar 17, 2009

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