Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 14, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Nov 14, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on November 14, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 14, 2018
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H.Res. 1147 (115th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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This simple 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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Congratulating Dr. Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for receiving the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize for their advocacy on behalf of the millions who have suffered from sexual violence as a result of conflict, and for other purposes, H.R. Res. 1147, 115th Cong. (2018).
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