H.Res.1420 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the terrorist attacks launched against the United States on September 11, 2001.110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Hoyer, Steny H. [D-MD-5] (Introduced 09/09/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform; Foreign Affairs; Armed Services; Transportation and Infrastructure; Homeland Security; Judiciary; Intelligence (Permanent)|
|Latest Action:||09/11/2008 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. (All Actions)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||09/11/2008 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.Res.1420 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (09/11/2008)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Recognizes September 11 as a day of solemn commemoration.
Extends deepest condolences to friends, families, and loved ones of the innocent victims of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
Honors the heroic service, actions, and sacrifices of first responders, law enforcement personnel, state and local officials, volunteers and others who aided the victims and, in doing so, risked and often sacrificed their own lives.
Expresses gratitude to foreign leaders and citizens who have assisted and continue to assist the United States against terrorism.
Asserts that the war on terrorism is not a war on any nation, people, or faith.
Recognizes the heroic service, actions, and sacrifices of U.S. Armed Forces and civilian personnel in the defense against terrorists and their supporters.
Vows to continue to identify, intercept, and defeat terrorists.
Reaffirms that the American people will never forget the sacrifices made on and since September 11, 2001, and will defeat those who attacked the United States through our shared determination, spirit, and embrace of democratic values.