New Cosponsor — Jul 13, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. José Serrano [D-NY15]
The resolution now has 12 cosponsors (12 Democrats).
Jun 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on June 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2009
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6/26/2009--Introduced.Recognizes Michael Jackson (American musical recording and performing artist, legend, and icon) as a global humanitarian and a noted leader in the fight against worldwide hunger and medical crises.Celebrates Michael ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 600”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 600 — 111th Congress: Honoring an American Legend and Musical Icon.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hres600
“H.Res. 600 — 111th Congress: Honoring an American Legend and Musical Icon..” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hres600>
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