New Cosponsor — Jul 18, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Donna Edwards [D-MD4]
The resolution now has 25 cosponsors (25 Democrats).
Jul 12, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on July 12, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 30th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2012
Length: 3 pages
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 24, 2008
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 728” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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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