|Sponsor||Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff|
|Committee||Oversight and Government Reform|
|Date||May 12, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)|
|Staff Contact||Sarah Makin|
H.Res. 388 is being considered on the floor under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. This legislation was introduced by Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) on April 30, 2009.
H.Res. 388 resolves that the House of Representatives celebrates the role of mothers in the United States and supports the goals and ideals of Mother's Day.
In 1914, Congress passed a resolution designating the second Sunday of May as Mother's Day.