H.Res. 535 (112th): Expressing support for designation of the month of February 2011 as “National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month”.


Feb 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Lewis
Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district


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Last Updated: Feb 1, 2012
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
2/1/2012--Introduced.Expresses support: (1) for the designation of National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month, and (2) to communities in empowering teens to develop healthier relationships throughout their lives.

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Related Bills
S.Res. 362 (Related)
A resolution designating the month of February 2012 as “National Teen Dating Violence Awareness ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jan 31, 2012

H.Res. 87 (Related)
Supporting the goals and ideals of National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 535” 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.


Feb 1, 2012


5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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