Bill Text — Sep 22, 2012
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Sep 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on September 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maine's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2012
Length: 3 pages
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 22, 2012
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 797” 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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