H.J.Res. 115 (112th): Supporting the establishment of a Presidential Youth Council.

Introduced:
Jul 24, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
John Larson
Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jul 24, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 68 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 2013

S.Res. 608 (Related)
A resolution supporting the establishment of a President’s Youth Council.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 04, 2012

 
Status

This resolution was introduced on July 24, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 24, 2012
Referred to Committee Jul 24, 2012
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Education and the Workforce

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H.J.Res. stands for House joint resolution.

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7/24/2012--Introduced.
Calls on the President to establish a Presidential Youth Council to create recommendations that: (1) advise the President and the administration on the perspectives of young people, (2) make public policy-related youth programs more efficient and effective, and (3) address issues that will affect the long-term future of the United States.
Recommends that: (1) Council members meet certain criteria, and (2) the Council as a whole undertake activities to solicit the unique views and perspectives of young people and bring them to the attention of the head of each federal department or agency and Congress.

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