H.Res. 740 (112th): Expressing support for the designation of March 13 as “K-9 Veterans Day”, in order to recognize the service and improve the treatment of military working dogs.
Jul 25, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on July 25, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2012
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About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 7/25/2012--Introduced.Expresses support for the designation of K-9 Veterans Day and for efforts to recognize the service of military working dogs and their handlers.
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Last Action: Mar 13, 2013
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 740” 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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