H.Con.Res. 48 (112th): Expressing the sense of Congress that the Secretary of the Navy should name a Littoral Combat Ship the U.S.S. Ypsilanti, in honor of Ypsilanti, Michigan.


May 4, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 4, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Dingell

Representative for Michigan's 15th congressional district



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5/4/2011--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that the Secretary of the Navy should name a littoral combat ship in honor of Ypsilanti, Michigan. Read more >

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May 4, 2011

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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. 48”). 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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