CONGRESSWOMAN ELISE STEFANIK
H.Res. __ is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, September 15, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Howard Coble (R-NC).
H.Res. __ would resolve that it is the sense of the House of Representatives that:
According to the resolution’s findings, in federal, state, local, and military law enforcement agencies, service dogs perform a variety of functions to prevent and solve crimes and to ensure the public safety. Many dogs have given their lives in the performance of these duties.