H.Res. 233 (113th): Honoring the Good Friday Agreement (the Belfast Agreement), on the 15th anniversary of its ratification, as the framework for lasting peace in Northern Ireland.

Introduced:

May 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joseph Crowley
Representative for New York's 14th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 22, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
5/22/2013--Introduced.Supports the goals of the Good Friday Agreement and urges all communities to continue to engage in the legal political process.Calls on the United Kingdom and Ireland to work together ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 233” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
May 22, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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