H.Res. 71 (113th): Opposing the International Olympic Committee’s decision to eliminate wrestling from the Summer Olympic Games beginning in 2020.


Feb 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Loebsack

Representative for Iowa's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2013
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2/14/2013--Introduced.Opposes the International Olympic Committee's (IOC's) decision to eliminate wrestling from the Summer Olympic Games beginning in 2020.Thanks the United States Olympic Committee for its continued support of wrestling and ... Read more >

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Feb 14, 2013

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 71”). 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.


47 cosponsors (30D, 17R) (show)
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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 23, 2013

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