New Cosponsor — Jul 23, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Fortney “Pete” Stark [D-CA13, 1993-2012]
The resolution now has 11 cosponsors (11 Democrats).
May 10, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on May 10, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 10, 2012
Length: 4 pages
5/10/2012--Introduced.Condemns unjustified surveillance and unlawful profiling of Muslim American communities by the New York Police Department (NYPD).Demands that the NYPD cease and desist any such warrantless surveillance activities within the ... 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. 651”). 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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