H.Con.Res. 19: Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby.

Introduced:
Feb 26, 2013 (113th Congress, 2013–2015)
Status:
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Prognosis
59% chance of being agreed to
See Instead:

H.Con.Res. 88 (same title)
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) — Apr 03, 2014

Sponsor
Steny Hoyer
Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Mar 21, 2013
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 106 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
May 09, 2012

H.Con.Res. 88 (Related)
Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby.

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Apr 03, 2014

 
Status

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on March 21, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.

Progress
Introduced Feb 26, 2013
Referred to Committee Feb 26, 2013
Reported by Committee Feb 28, 2013
Passed House Mar 18, 2013
Passed Senate Mar 21, 2013
Prognosis

59% chance of being agreed to.

59% of concurrent resolutions that made it past committee in 2011–2013 were agreed to. [methodology]

 
Summary

No summaries available.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree
Mar 18, 2013 7:10 p.m.
Passed 386/0

 
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Notes

H.Con.Res. stands for House concurrent resolution.

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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3/21/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.
Permits the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby Association to sponsor soap box derby races as a free public event on the Capitol grounds on June 15, 2013.

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