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H.Con.Res. 44: Directing the Joint Committee on the Library to revise the statue commemorating women’s suffrage which is located in the rotunda of the United States Capitol, commonly known as the “Portrait Monument”, by placing on the statue an inscription which is based on the original inscription which was on the statue when the statue was delivered to the United States Capitol in 1921, and for other purposes.

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Carolyn Maloney

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

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Last Updated: May 24, 2019
Length: 5 pages
May 24, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on May 24, 2019

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 24, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.



May 24, 2019

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H.Con.Res. 44 is 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. 44. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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