New Cosponsor — Nov 30, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. André Carson [D-IN7]
The resolution now has 13 cosponsors (10 Republicans, 3 Democrats).
Sep 10, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on September 10, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 10, 2012
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9/10/2012--Introduced.Recognizes the importance and dedication of federal law enforcement officers in protecting the United States. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 776”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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