H.Res. 756 (112th): Expressing support for designation of the week of September 10, 2012, as National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week.


Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jared Polis

Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

8/2/2012--Introduced.Expresses support for the designation of National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week.Encourages people across the United States to support programs to assist those in need of adult education and ... Read more >

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Aug 2, 2012

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 756”). 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.


16 cosponsors (15D, 1R) (show)
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Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.Res. 385 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2011

S.Res. 546 (Related)
A resolution designating the week of September 10, 2012, as “National Adult Education and ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Aug 2, 2012

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