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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 4, 2017
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This resolution was introduced on April 4, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Gallagher-Backed Vietnam Veterans Bill Passes House Unanimously”
— Rep. Mike Gallagher [R-WI8] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 26, 2018
Apr 4, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.Con.Res. 45 (115th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.
A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 45. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Expressing the sense of Congress that those who served in the bays, harbors, and territorial seas of the Republic of Vietnam during the period beginning on January 9, 1962, and ending on May 7, 1975, should be presumed to have served in the Republic of Vietnam for all purposes under the Agent Orange Act of 1991, H.R. Con. Res. 45, 115th Cong. (2017).
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