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H.Res. 936: Expressing support for designation of June 19, 2018, as “Juneteenth Independence Day” in recognition of June 19, 1865, the date on which slavery legally came to an end in the United States.

Sponsor and status

Randy Weber

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 13, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Jun 13, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Jun 13, 2018

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 13, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

Jun 13, 2018
 
Introduced

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Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Agreed To

H.Res. 936 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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