H.Con.Res. 222 (111th): Recognizing the leadership and historical contributions of Dr. Hector Garcia to the Hispanic community and his remarkable efforts to combat racial and ethnic discrimination in the United States of America.

Introduced:
Dec 15, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Sponsor
Solomon Ortiz
Representative for Texas's 27th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Apr 21, 2010
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S.Con.Res. 48 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 16, 2009

 
Status

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on April 21, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.

Progress
Introduced Dec 15, 2009
Referred to Committee Dec 15, 2009
Passed House Apr 15, 2010
Passed Senate Apr 21, 2010
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
Committees

House Education and the Workforce

Healthy Families and Communities

House Judiciary

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Notes

H.Con.Res. stands for House concurrent resolution.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law.

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4/21/2010--Passed Senate without amendment.
Encourages: (1) primary school and secondary school teachers to educate students about the accomplishments of Dr. Hector Garcia; and (2) all people of the United States to educate themselves about Dr. Garcia's legacy.
Recognizes Dr. Garcia's leadership and historical contributions to the Hispanic community and his efforts to combat racial and ethnic discrimination in the United States.

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