Bill Text — Apr 28, 2009
This resolution’s text for status Passed the House (Engrossed) (Apr 27, 2009) is now available.
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.
Representative for Arkansas's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2009
Length: 3 pages
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 >
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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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 329 — 111th Congress: Recognizing the anniversary of the tragic accident of the steamboat ship SS Sultana.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hres329
“H.Res. 329 — 111th Congress: Recognizing the anniversary of the tragic accident of the steamboat ship SS Sultana..” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hres329>
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