H.Con.Res. 121 (112th): Expressing the sense of Congress that as one of the world’s important wetland and coastal marine ecosystems, the Niger Delta should be protected and its recovery and economic development a priority.

Introduced:

Apr 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bobby Rush
Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2012
Length: 11 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/27/2012--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that:(1) the Niger Delta should be protected and its economic and environmental recovery and development a priority for all affected governmental and private sector authorities;(2) ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 121” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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History

Introduced
Apr 27, 2012

Details

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