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H.Res. 744: Recognizing the cultural and historical significance of Lunar New Year in 2018.

Sponsor and status

Grace Meng

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2018
Length: 2 pages

Feb 16, 2018


Introduced on Feb 16, 2018

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 16, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Feb 16, 2018

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H.Res. 744 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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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