H.Res. 227 (112th): Recognizing the roles and contributions of America’s teachers to building and enhancing our Nation’s civic, cultural, and economic well-being.


Apr 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sam Graves

Representative for Missouri's 6th congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

4/14/2011--Introduced.Thanks and promotes the teaching profession by encouraging students, parents, school administrators, and public officials to participate in National Teacher Appreciation Week. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 14, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 227”). 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.


30 cosponsors (23D, 7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Res. 374 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 20, 2009

H.Res. 167 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 17, 2013

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