H.Res. 818 (112th): Expressing support for designating January 8th as Elvis Presley Day.


Nov 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Larry Kissell

Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 27, 2012
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Supports the designation of an Elvis Presley Day (January 8, Elvis Presley's birthday) and encourages the observation of such Day. Read more >

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Nov 27, 2012

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 818”). 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.


10 cosponsors (8D, 2R) (show)
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