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Jan 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 24, 2009
This simple resolution was agreed to on February 24, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 24, 2009
Length: 2 pages
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Feb 23, 2010
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 83” means this is a House 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.
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|title=H.Res. 83 (111th)
|accessdate=September 3, 2015
|author=111th Congress (2009)
|date=January 23, 2009
|quote=Recognizing the significance of Black History Month.