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H.Con.Res. 53: Expressing the sense of Congress that September 30th be observed as the designation of a national day of remembrance for the Native American children who died while attending a United States Indian boarding school and recognize, honor, and support the survivors of Indian boarding schools, their families, and communities.

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Don Young

Sponsor. Representative for Alaska At Large. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 30, 2021
Length: 6 pages
Sep 30, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Sep 30, 2021

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on September 30, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


13 Cosponsors (8 Democrats, 5 Republicans)



Sep 30, 2021

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H.Con.Res. 53 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 53. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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