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H.Res. 854: Affirming a commitment to elevate the voices, leadership, and needs of historically and currently disenfranchised and underserved communities in the effort to end sexual violence and support all survivors of sexual violence, including immigrant survivors, survivors with disabilities, survivors of color, survivors of child sexual abuse, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender survivors.

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Bonnie Watson Coleman

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2018
Length: 9 pages
Introduced:

Apr 26, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Apr 26, 2018

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 26, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

Apr 26, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.Res. 854 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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