H.Res. 243 (112th): Celebrating Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month.


May 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

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


Judy Chu
Representative for California's 32nd congressional district


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Last Updated: May 3, 2011
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
5/3/2011--Introduced.Recognizes the significance of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month as an important time to celebrate the contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to our nation's history.Recognizes that Asian American and ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 621 (identical)

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S.Res. 474 (Related)
A resolution recognizing the significance of May 2012 as Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month and ...

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Last Action: May 24, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 243” 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.


May 3, 2011


49 cosponsors (49D) (show)
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