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Jan 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on January 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 25, 2013
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1/25/2013--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) the United States Postal Service should issue a postage stamp honoring the holiday of Diwali, and (2) the Citizens' Stamp ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 32.
This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 47”). 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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