New Cosponsor — May 16, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH15]
The resolution now has 73 cosponsors (62 Democrats, 11 Republicans).
May 7, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on May 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 30th congressional district
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5/7/2012--Introduced.Recognizes the contributions of nurses to the U.S. health care system. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 644”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 644 — 112th Congress: Recognizing National Nurses Week on May 6 through May 12, 2012.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hres644
“H.Res. 644 — 112th Congress: Recognizing National Nurses Week on May 6 through May 12, 2012..” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hres644>
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|quote=Recognizing National Nurses Week on May 6 through May 12, 2012.