H.J.Res. 81 (111th): Recognizing Madam C.J. Walker for her achievements as a trailblazing woman in business, philanthropist, and 20th century activist for social justice.

Introduced:

Mar 16, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 16, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles “Charlie” Rangel

Representative for New York's 15th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/16/2010--Introduced.Recognizes Madam C. J. Walker as one of history's greatest businesspersons and a role model for women, African-Americans, small businesses, entrepreneurs, and the nation's young people. Read more >
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 81” means this is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress. A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.

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History

Introduced
Mar 16, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
33 cosponsors (32D, 1R) (show)
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