H.Res. 741 (111th): Expressing support for designation of October 8, 2009, as national Jumpstart’s “Read for the Record Day”.


Sep 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 6, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 6, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Betsy Markey

Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2009
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Supports the designation of Read for the Record Day.Commends Jumpstart's Read for the Record, which is now in its fourth year. (Jumpstart is a national nonprofit early childhood education organization.)Encourages ... Read more >
Related Bills
S.Res. 593 (Related)
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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 21, 2010

S.Res. 621 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 14, 2010

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 741” 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.


Sep 14, 2009
Agreed To
Oct 6, 2009
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


31 cosponsors (31D) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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