H.Res. 833 (112th): Condemning the horrific attacks in Newtown, Connecticut and expressing support and prayers for all those impacted by this tragedy.


Dec 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 17, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 17, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Christopher Murphy

Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2012
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Condemns the senseless attack at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, on December 14, 2012.Offers condolences to all of the students, teachers, administrators, and faculty of Sandy Hook Elementary ... Read more >
Related Bills
S.Res. 621 (identical)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Dec 17, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 833” 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.


Dec 17, 2012
Agreed To
Dec 17, 2012
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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