H.Res. 601 (112th): Expressing support for designation of a “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day”.


Mar 28, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Linda Sánchez
Representative for California's 39th congressional district


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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2012
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/28/2012--Introduced.Honors and recognizes the contributions of veterans who served in Vietnam.Encourages the people of the United States to observe Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day with appropriate ceremonies and activities.

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Related Bills
H.Res. 203 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 3, 2009

H.Res. 138 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 21, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 601” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 28, 2012


33 cosponsors (25D, 8R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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