H.Res. 855 (111th): Expressing support for designation of May 1 as “Silver Star Service Banner Day”.


Oct 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 21, 2010

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 21, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Roy Blunt

Representative for Missouri's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 21, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

4/21/2010--Passed House without amendment.Supports the designation of "Silver Star Service Banner Day" on May 1. Read more >


Oct 22, 2009

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Apr 14, 2010
Reported by Committee

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Apr 21, 2010
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. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 21, 2010
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. 855”). 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.


62 cosponsors (32R, 30D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.Res. 534 (Related)
A resolution expressing support for designation of May 1, 2010, as “Silver Star Service ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 19, 2010

S.Res. 320 (Related)
A resolution designating May 1 each year as “Silver Star Banner Day”.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 22, 2009

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