H.Res. 329 (111th): Recognizing the anniversary of the tragic accident of the steamboat ship SS Sultana.


Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 27, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 27, 2009. 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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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2009
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

4/27/2009--Passed House amended.Recognizes the 144-year anniversary of the explosion of the steamboat ship SS Sultana on the Mississippi River on April 27, 1865.Honors the memory of the Union soldiers and ... Read more >


Apr 2, 2009

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Apr 27, 2009
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.

Apr 27, 2009
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. 329”). 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.


55 cosponsors (38D, 17R) (show)
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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended
Apr 27, 2009 7 p.m.
Passed 393/0

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