New Cosponsors — Jun 25, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Dennis Kucinich [D-OH10, 1997-2012]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL23]
The resolution now has 13 cosponsors (13 Democrats).
Jun 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on June 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2012
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6/19/2012--Introduced.Supports the designation of National Reunification Month.Honors the efforts of those who work to advance outcomes for children in the child welfare system.Encourages child welfare agencies, courts, schools, businesses, media, ... 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. 693”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 693 — 112th Congress: Expressing support for designation of June as “National Family Reunification Month”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hres693
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