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H.Con.Res. 57: Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall for an event to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first African slaves to the territory that would become the United States.

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Karen Bass

Sponsor. Representative for California's 37th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Aug 16, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Aug 9, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Aug 16, 2019

This resolution passed in the House on August 16, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

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History

Aug 9, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Aug 16, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

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Passed Senate

H.Con.Res. 57 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.

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