H.Res. 661 (110th): Honoring the accomplishments of Barrington Antonio Irving, the youngest pilot and first person of African descent ever to fly solo around the world.

Introduced:

Sep 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Dec 11, 2007

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 11, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Alcee Hastings
Representative for Florida's 23rd congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 12, 2007
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Honors the accomplishments of Barrington Irving, the youngest pilot and first African-American to fly solo around the world and founder of a nonprofit organization that inspires youth and minorities to ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 661” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

History

Introduced
Sep 18, 2007
Reported by Committee
Oct 31, 2007
Agreed To
Dec 11, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
44 cosponsors (38D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Aviation

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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