New Cosponsor — Nov 18, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. John Lewis [D-GA5]
The resolution now has 26 cosponsors (26 Democrats).
Sep 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on September 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2011
Length: 3 pages
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Sep 30, 2009
The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 78” 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Con.Res. 78 — 112th Congress: Supporting the goals and ideals of Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hconres78
“H.Con.Res. 78 — 112th Congress: Supporting the goals and ideals of Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month..” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hconres78>
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