Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 2, 2011
Length: 3 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 1, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.
64 Cosponsors (60 Republicans, 4 Democrats)
May 5, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Con.Res. 274 (111th).
Jan 26, 2011
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Mar 17, 2011
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Nov 1, 2011
Passed House (Senate next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.Con.Res. 13 (112th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 13. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Reaffirming “In God We Trust” as the official motto of the United States and supporting and encouraging the public display of the national motto in all public buildings, public schools, and other government institutions, H.R. Con. Res. 13, 112th Cong. (2011).
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