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Sponsor. Representative for Hawaii's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 8, 2009
Length: 5 pages
Jun 12, 2009
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 8, 2009
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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.Res. 541 (111th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Res. 541. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Recognizing and honoring the restoration and renovation of the Bishop Museum’s historic Hawaiian Hall, the Nation’s premier showcase for Hawaiian culture and history, on the occasion of the Museum’s 120th anniversary, H.R. Res. 541, 111th Cong. (2009).
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