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H.Res. 463: Recognizing the contributions of African Americans to the musical heritage of the United States and the need for greater access to music education for African-American students, and expressing support for the designation of June as African-American Music Appreciation Month.

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Gregory Meeks

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2019
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jun 25, 2019
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Introduced on Jun 25, 2019

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 25, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Jun 25, 2019
 
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H.Res. 463 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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