H.Res. 727 (111th): Expressing support for greater awareness of ovarian cancer.


Sep 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 1, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 1, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Steve Israel

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2009
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Expresses support for greater awareness of ovarian cancer. Read more >


Sep 9, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 29, 2009
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 1, 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.

Dec 1, 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. 727”). 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.


78 cosponsors (45D, 33R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended
Dec 1, 2009 7:10 p.m.
Passed 385/0

Related Bills
S.Res. 555 (identical)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
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H.Res. 1488 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2010

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