H.Res. 817 (112th): Expressing support for the designation of the Friday after Thanksgiving as the National Day of Recognition for Veterans’ Families.
Nov 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on November 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for South Carolina's 5th congressional district
Read Text »
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2012
Length: 2 pages
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- Supports the designation of the National Day of Recognition for Veterans' Families.Honors and recognizes the contributions made by families of members of the Armed Forces.Encourages the people of the United ...
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 15, 2013
- What is a resolution?
The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 817” 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this resolution.
- Subject Areas
- Find Similar Bills
Search for similar bills.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 817 — 112th Congress: Expressing support for the designation of the Friday after Thanksgiving as the National Day of .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hres817
“H.Res. 817 — 112th Congress: Expressing support for the designation of the Friday after Thanksgiving as the National Day of ....” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. April 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hres817>
|title=H.Res. 817 (112th)
|accessdate=April 27, 2015
|author=112th Congress (2012)
|date=November 16, 2012
|quote=Expressing support for the designation of the Friday after Thanksgiving as the National Day of ...