H.Res. 766 (112th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives on the restitution of or compensation for property seized during the Nazi and Communist eras.


Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Theodore Deutch

Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

8/2/2012--Introduced.Recognizes the unmet needs of many Holocaust survivors and the urgency of addressing those needs.Expresses appreciation for the efforts of the European countries that have implemented legislation for the restitution ... Read more >

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Aug 2, 2012

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 766”). 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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Related Bills
S.Res. 516 (Related)
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Last Action: Sep 19, 2012

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