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H.RES. 1237

Recognizing the historical significance of Juneteenth Independence Day, and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that history should be regarded as a means for understanding the past and more effectively facing the challenges of the future.

Jun 18, 2008: Passed House


June 18, 2008
6:22 PM EDT
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
June 18, 2008
6:22 PM EDT
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR 6/17/2008 H5440)
June 18, 2008
6:21 PM EDT
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5550)
June 17, 2008
5:08 PM EDT
At the conclusion of debate, the chair put the question on the motion to suspend the rules. Mr. Issa objected to the vote on the grounds that a quorum was not present. Further proceedings on the motion were postponed. The point of no quorum was withdrawn.
June 17, 2008
4:56 PM EDT
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 1237.
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