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Official Title as Introduced

Expressing the regret of the House of Representatives for the passage of laws that adversely affected the Chinese in the United States, including the Chinese Exclusion Act.

Actions Overview (2)

06/18/2012 Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H3715-3716)
06/08/2012 Introduced in House

All Actions (7)

06/18/2012-4:57pm Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
06/18/2012-4:57pm On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H3715-3716)
06/18/2012-4:35pm DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 683.
06/18/2012-4:35pm Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3715-3719)
06/18/2012-4:35pm Mr. Smith (TX) moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution.
06/08/2012 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
06/08/2012 Introduced in House

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary06/08/2012 Referred to

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Subjects (7)

  • Asia
  • China
  • Citizenship and naturalization
  • Immigration status and procedures
  • Racial and ethnic relations
  • U.S. history

Latest Summary (2)

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Passed House without amendment (06/18/2012)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Regrets the passage of legislation that adversely affected people of Chinese origin in the United States because of their ethnicity.

States that nothing in this resolution may be construed or relied on to authorize or support any claim, including but not limited to constitutionally based claims, claims for monetary compensation or claims for equitable relief against the United States or any other party, or serve as a settlement of any claim against the United States.