H.Res. 775 (112th): Condemning the shooting that killed six innocent people at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, on August 5, 2012.

Introduced:
Sep 10, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sponsor
Paul Ryan
Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Sep 13, 2012
Length
2 pages
 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 13, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Sep 10, 2012
Referred to Committee Sep 10, 2012
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Sep 13, 2012
 
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9/13/2012--Passed House without amendment.
Condemns the attack at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, on August 5, 2012.
Offers condolences to the families, friends, and loved ones of those who were killed and expresses hope for the full recovery of those injured.
Honors the service of the emergency response teams and law enforcement officials who responded to the attack.
Expresses hope that U.S. citizens will be united in a shared desire for peace and justice while standing with the Sikh community to grieve the loss of life.

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