Bill Text — Apr 27, 2012
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Apr 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on April 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2012
Length: 4 pages
4/27/2012--Introduced.Acknowledges the historical significance of April 2, 2012, for the release of the 1940 decennial census records.Commends the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) and the Bureau of the Census ... Read more >
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 637”). 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.
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|title=H.Res. 637 (112th)
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|author=112th Congress (2012)
|date=April 27, 2012
|quote=Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the release of information with respect ...