H.Con.Res. 43 (113th): Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for a ceremony honoring the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela on the occasion of the 95th anniversary of his birth.


Jul 8, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Jul 11, 2013

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on July 11, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.


Maxine Waters

Representative for California's 43rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2013
Length: 1 pages

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Jul 8, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 9, 2013
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 11, 2013
Passed Senate

The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 11, 2013
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

This page is about a resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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