H.Res. 72 (113th): Supporting the goals and ideals of the Secondary School Student Athletes’ Bill of Rights.


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.


Jim Gerlach

Representative for Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

2/15/2013--Introduced.Expresses support for: (1) the principles and values set forth in the Secondary School Student Athletes' Bill of Rights; and (2) secondary schools that have successfully implemented programs, policies, and ... Read more >

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Feb 15, 2013

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 72”). 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.


63 cosponsors (39D, 24R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.Res. 372 (identical)

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Last Action: Mar 5, 2014

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