H.Res. 342 (112th): Expressing support for the designation of July 30, 2011, as National Dance Day.


Jul 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on July 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eleanor Norton

Delegate for District of Columbia At Large



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Summary (CRS)

7/7/2011--Introduced.Supports the designation of National Dance Day to celebrate our commitment to dance and physical fitness across the United States.Acknowledges that promoting dance can make an important contribution in encouraging ... Read more >

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Jul 7, 2011

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 342”). 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.


44 cosponsors (43D, 1R) (show)
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H.Res. 725 (Related)
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Last Action: Jul 9, 2012

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