New Cosponsors — Sep 9, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Walter Jones [R-NC3]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Michael “Mike” Simpson [R-ID2]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT0]
The resolution now has 93 cosponsors (76 Republicans, 17 Democrats).
Jul 9, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on July 9, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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7/9/2013--Introduced.Expresses support for the designation of Blue Star Mothers of America Month. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 293”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 293 — 113th Congress: Expressing support for designation of August 2013 as “Blue Star Mothers of America Month”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hres293
“H.Res. 293 — 113th Congress: Expressing support for designation of August 2013 as “Blue Star Mothers of America Month”..” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hres293>
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