H.Con.Res. 37 (111th): Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby.


Feb 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Mar 12, 2009

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on March 12, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.


Steny Hoyer

Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2009
Length: 2 pages

See Instead:

H.Con.Res. 247 (same title)
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) — May 7, 2010

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/12/2009--Passed Senate without amendment.Permits the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby Association to sponsor soap box derby races as a free public event on the Capitol grounds on June 20, 2009. Read more >
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 79 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
May 16, 2007

H.Con.Res. 16 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
May 12, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 37” means this is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress. 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.


Feb 4, 2009
Reported by Committee
Feb 12, 2009
Passed House
Mar 10, 2009
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Mar 12, 2009
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


6 cosponsors (5D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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