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H.RES.47: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee, as an entity of the United States Postal Service, should issue a commemorative stamp in honor of the holiday of Diwali.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Carolyn B. Maloney, D-N.Y.
Total Cosponsors 46 (44 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Introduced Jan. 25, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 25, 2013
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Bill Summary

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that: (1) the United States Postal Service should issue a postage stamp honoring the holiday of Diwali, and (2) the Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee should recommend to the Postmaster General that such a stamp be issued.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 25, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.