|Sponsor||Rep. Diaz-Balart, Lincoln|
|Date||May 12, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)|
|Staff Contact||Ben Howard|
H.Res. 1303 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, May 12, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart (R-FL) on April 27, 2010.
H.Res. 1303 would resolve that the House of Representatives:
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