|Sponsor||Rep. Rush, Bobby L.|
|Date||June 29, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)|
|Staff Contact||Ja'Ron Smith|
H.Res. 1405 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday, June 29, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Bobby Rush (D-IL) on January 21, 2010.
H.Res. 1405 would resolve that the House of Representative:
According to the resolution’s findings, in the year 2010, 17 African nations will celebrate the 50th anniversary of their independence from France, Italy, or Great Britain.