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H.RES. 1159

Recognizing the historical significance of the United States sloop-of-war Constellation as a surviving witness to the horrors of the Transatlantic Slave Trade and a leading participant in America's effort to end the practice.

Sep 9, 2008: Passed House

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September 9, 2008
1:28 PM EDT
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
September 9, 2008
1:28 PM EDT
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H7874)
September 9, 2008
1:15 PM EDT
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 1159.
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September 9, 2008
1:15 PM EDT
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7874-7876)
September 9, 2008
1:15 PM EDT
Ms. Jackson-Lee moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution.
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