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H.Res. 857: Recognizing the 75th anniversary of the amphibious landing on the Japanese island of Iwo Jima during World War II and the raisings of the flag of the United States on Mount Suribachi.

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Ken Calvert

Sponsor. Representative for California's 42nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2020
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Feb 13, 2020
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Introduced on Feb 13, 2020

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 13, 2020. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Feb 13, 2020
 
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H.Res. 857 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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