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Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 17, 2009
Length: 2 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This resolution was introduced on September 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Sep 17, 2009
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Res. 751 (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. 751. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Encouraging States to adopt laws that set clear guidelines for contact protocols for personal emergency response systems used by the Nation’s senior citizens, H.R. Res. 751, 111th Cong. (2009).
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