New Cosponsor — May 17, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI2]
The resolution now has 1 cosponsor (1 Republican).
May 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on May 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 15, 2013
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5/15/2013--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the federal, state, and local police officers who have fallen while fulfilling their duty both in Michigan and the United States ... Read more >
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 217”). 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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