H.Res. 145: Recognizing the 50th anniversary of the sinking of U.S.S. Thresher (SSN 593).

Introduced:
Apr 10, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
14% chance of being agreed to
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Sponsor
Carol Shea-Porter
Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Apr 10, 2013
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
S.Res. 94 (identical)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 09, 2013

 
Status

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on April 10, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Apr 10, 2013
Referred to Committee Apr 10, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) ...
Prognosis

14% chance of getting past committee.
14% chance of being agreed to.

47% of simple resolutions made it past committee and about 45% were agreed to in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Summary

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Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committees

House Armed Services

Military Personnel

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Notes

H.Res. stands for House simple resolution.

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.

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4/10/2013--Introduced.
Recognizes the 50th anniversary of the sinking of the U.S.S. Thresher (submarine) on April 10, 1963, as well as the loss of her gallant crew of sailors and civilians.
Expresses the deepest gratitude to all submariners on "eternal patrol" who are forever bound by their dedicated and honorable service to the United States.

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