H.Res. 242 (112th): Recognizing May as “National Foster Care Month”.

Introduced:

May 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Karen Bass
Representative for California's 33rd congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 3, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
5/3/2011--Introduced.Supports the goals and ideals of National Foster Care Month.

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 242” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
May 3, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
20 cosponsors (19D, 1R) (show)
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