New Cosponsor — Sep 14, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Mazie Hirono [D-HI]
The resolution now has 6 cosponsors (6 Democrats).
Jun 28, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on June 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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6/28/2012--Introduced.Declares that the House of Representatives:(1) strongly opposes commercial whaling;(2) supports the use of all appropriate measures to end commercial whaling in any form;(3) seeks to strengthen conservation and management ... 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. 714”). 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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