H.Con.Res. 128 (112th): Authorizing the use of Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center for an event to award the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the Montford Point Marines.

Introduced:
May 30, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Sponsor
Corrine Brown
Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 14, 2012
Length
1 pages
Related Bills
S.Con.Res. 45 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jun 05, 2012

 
Status

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on June 14, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.

Progress
Introduced May 30, 2012
Referred to Committee May 30, 2012
Passed House Jun 05, 2012
Passed Senate Jun 14, 2012
 
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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (4R, 1D) (show)
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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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6/14/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.
Authorizes Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center to be used on June 27, 2012, for an event to award the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the Montford Point Marines. (Camp Montford Point, North Carolina, was the site for the training of the first African-American Marines.)

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