H.Res. 916 (111th): Recognizing the significant contributions of the Fort Sam Houston Memorial Services Detachment to the veterans of the United States Armed Forces.


Nov 18, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 18, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ciro Rodriguez

Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

Recognizes the significant contributions of the Fort Sam Houston Memorial Services Detachment (volunteers, including veterans, providing military burial honors for veterans) to the veterans and families of the United States.Honors ... Read more >

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Nov 18, 2009

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 916”). 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.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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