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H.RES. 1038

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2679) to amend the Revised Statutes of the United States to eliminate the chilling effect on the constitutionally protected expression of religion by State and local officials that results from the threat that potential litigants may seek damages and attorney's fees.

Sep 26, 2006: Passed House Congress


September 26, 2006
12:38 PM EDT
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 229 - 177 (Roll no. 474). (text: CR H7356)
September 26, 2006
12:37 PM EDT
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
September 26, 2006
11:33 AM EDT
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of the debate on H.Res. 1038, the Chair put the question on adoption of the resolution and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. McGovern demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption until later in the legislative day.
September 26, 2006
11:33 AM EDT
The previous question was ordered without objection. (consideration: CR H7364)
September 26, 2006
10:31 AM EDT
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 1038.
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