H.Res. 558 (111th): Supporting the increased understanding of, and interest in, computer science and computing careers among the public and in schools, and to ensure an ample and diverse future technology workforce through the designation of National Computer Science Education Week.


Jun 18, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 20, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 20, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Vernon Ehlers

Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 20, 2009
Length: 3 pages

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H.Res. 1560 (same title)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Sep 23, 2010

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Supports the designation of the week of December 7 as National Computer Science Education Week.Encourages: (1) identification by schools, teachers, researchers, universities, and policymakers of mechanisms for teachers to receive ... Read more >


Jun 18, 2009

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Oct 20, 2009
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

Oct 20, 2009
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 558”). 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.


20 cosponsors (17D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree, as Amended
Oct 20, 2009 7:12 p.m.
Passed 405/0

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