H.RES.1080: Honoring the extraordinary service and exceptional sacrifice of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), known as the Screaming Eagles.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
  • Introduced April 3, 2008
  • Latest Major Action July 14, 2008

Bill Summary

Recognizes the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), also known as the Screaming Eagles, as one of the great divisions of American military history, and acknowledges their contributions. Recognizes America's debt to the 101st for the extraordinary service, sacrifice, and patriotism of such soldiers and their families.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Considered as unfinished business.
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 378 - 0 (Roll no. 487).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.
Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Mr. Courtney moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 1080.
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
April 3, 2008

Introduced in the House by Edward Whitfield (R-Ky.)

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