H.Con.Res. 136 (112th): Expressing the sense of Congress that the census surveys and the information derived from those surveys are crucial to the national welfare.


Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 14th congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

8/2/2012--Introduced.Encourages:(1) the people of the United States to respond to all census surveys conducted by the Bureau of the Census; and(2) the Bureau of the Census to provide households and ... Read more >

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Aug 2, 2012

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 136”). 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.


12 cosponsors (12D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.Con.Res. 57 (identical)

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Last Action: Aug 2, 2012

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