H.Res. 523 (112th): Supporting the contributions of Catholic schools.


Jan 24, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 24, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Lipinski
Representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district


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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2012
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/24/2012--Introduced.Expresses support for the goals of Catholic Schools Week, an event cosponsored by the National Catholic Educational Association and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and established to recognize ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 46 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 23, 2013

H.Res. 61 (Related)
Supporting the contributions of Catholic schools.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 523” 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.


Jan 24, 2012


49 cosponsors (27D, 22R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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