H.Con.Res. 87 (113th): Recognizing the occasion of the 200th Anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner and its importance to the people of the United States.


Feb 25, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 25, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dan Benishek
Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district


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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2014
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2/25/2014--Introduced.Recognizes the significance of our national anthem and its importance to the people of the United States on the occasion of its 200th anniversary.

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The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 87” means this is a House concurrent 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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Feb 25, 2014


6 cosponsors (4R, 2D) (show)
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