H.Res. 689 (112th): Honoring Catholic sisters for their contributions to the United States.

Introduced:
Jun 18, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Rosa DeLauro
Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 18, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
S.Res. 515 (Related)
A resolution honoring Catholic Sisters for their contributions to the United States.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 28, 2012

 
Status

This resolution was introduced on June 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 18, 2012
Referred to Committee Jun 18, 2012
 
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Cosponsors
175 cosponsors (175D) (show)
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6/18/2012--Introduced.
Recognizes and commends the nation's Catholic sisters, whose inspiring legacy of service continues to enrich our nation.
Honors the contributions of Catholic sisters to this country.
Stands in solidarity with Catholic sisters' mission to work toward a more just society for all of God's people.

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