H.Res. 468 (112th): Expressing support for the designation of a “Small Business Saturday” and supporting efforts to increase awareness of the value of locally owned small businesses.

Introduced:

Nov 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sam Graves

Representative for Missouri's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2011
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

H.Res. 793 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Sep 20, 2012

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Supports the designation of a Small Business Saturday.Supports efforts to: (1) encourage consumers to shop locally, and (2) increase awareness of the value of locally owned small businesses and their ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 410 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 13, 2013

H.Res. 793 (Related)
Expressing support for the designation of a “Small Business Saturday” and supporting efforts to ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 468” 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
Nov 16, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
23 cosponsors (15R, 8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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