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House Committee on Foreign AffairsAsia and the PacificIntroducedOctober 22nd, 2013
- house Committees
What is it?
This resolution would recognize the religious and historical significance of Diwali. Originating in ancient India, Diwali is a Hindu harvest festival celebrated in autumn. It's also an official holiday in countries including India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Singapore, and Fiji.
As this is a resolution, and not a bill, public law would not be altered.
No impact on the federal budget.