New Cosponsor — Dec 3, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Ed Pastor [D-AZ7, 2013-2014]
The resolution now has 11 cosponsors (10 Democrats, 1 Republican).
May 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on May 19, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: May 19, 2009
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5/19/2009--Introduced.Recognizes the contributions that organic farming, gardening, local food production, and farmers' markets make to the Nation's safe and abundant food supply.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that ... 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. 458”). 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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