New Cosponsors — Jan 25, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI3]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Collin Peterson [D-MN7]
The resolution now has 6 cosponsors (6 Democrats).
Jan 3, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on January 3, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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1/3/2013--Introduced.Authorizes the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center on March 21, 2013, for an event to celebrate the Mississippi River and its status as a vital resource ... Read more >
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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 5”). 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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