H.Res. 811 (112th): Supporting the goals and ideals of American Education Week.


Nov 15, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 15, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Judy Biggert

Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

Expresses the House of Representatives' support for the goals and ideals of American Education Week.Encourages the people of this country to observe American Education Week by reflecting on the positive ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 15, 2012

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 811”). 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.


4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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