New Cosponsor — Nov 13, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. John Kline [R-MN2]
The resolution now has 3 cosponsors (3 Republicans).
Sep 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on September 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
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9/19/2012--Introduced.Reaffirms the importance of religion in the lives of U.S. citizens and their freedom to exercise those beliefs peacefully.Recognizes that Judeo-Christian heritage has played a strong role in the development ... Read more >
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 789”). 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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