New Cosponsor — Feb 12, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. James Himes [D-CT4]
The resolution now has 8 cosponsors (8 Democrats).
Jan 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on January 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2013
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1/22/2013--Introduced.Supports the designation of February 12, 2013, the anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin in 1809, as Darwin Day.Recognizes Charles Darwin as a worthy symbol on which to celebrate ... 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. 41”). 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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