H.Res. 193 (112th): Calling for the safe and immediate return of Noor and Ramsay Bower to the United States.


Mar 31, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 31, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 31, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 31, 2012
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Calls on government officials and competent courts in Egypt to assist in the safe and immediate return of Noor and Ramsay Bower to the United States. Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 193” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


Mar 31, 2011
Agreed To
Dec 31, 2012
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


35 cosponsors (28D, 7R) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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