H.Con.Res. 40 (112th): Supporting the goals and ideals of the National Day of Silence in bringing attention to anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender name-calling, bullying, and harassment faced by individuals in schools.

Introduced:

Apr 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Eliot Engel
Representative for New York's 17th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
4/13/2011--Introduced.Supports the goals and ideals of the Day of Silence (during which students vow to remain silent to bring attention to the harassment and discrimination faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, ...

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Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 92 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 1, 2009

H.Con.Res. 33 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 18, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 40” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Apr 13, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
47 cosponsors (47D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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