H.Res. 92 (113th): Encouraging people in the United States to recognize March 1, 2013, as Read Across America Day.


Feb 28, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rodney Davis
Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district


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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2013
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
2/28/2013--Introduced.Honors Theodor Geisel (Dr. Seuss) for his success in encouraging children to discover the joy of reading.Honors the 15th anniversary of Read Across America Day.Encourages parents to read with their ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 495 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 28, 2014

S.Res. 61 (Related)
A resolution designating March 1, 2013, as “Read Across America Day”.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Feb 27, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 92” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 28, 2013


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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