H.Con.Res. 17 (113th): Expressing the sense of Congress that a day should be designated as “National Voting Rights Act Mobilization Day”.


Feb 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Marcia Fudge

Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district



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2/15/2013--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress that a National Voting Rights Act Mobilization Day should be designated to remind all Americans of the critical role that the Voting Rights Act of ... Read more >

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Feb 15, 2013

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This is a House concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Con.Res.” in “H.Con.Res. 17”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.


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