|Sponsor||Rep. Roskam, Peter J.|
|Committee||Oversight and Government Reform|
|Date||September 28, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)|
|Staff Contact||Ja'Ron Smith|
Supporting the goals and purpose of Gold Star Mothers Day, which is observed on the last Sunday in September of each year in remembrance of the supreme sacrifice made by mothers who lose a son or daughter serving in the Armed Forces
H.Res. 1617 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, September 29, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Peter J. Roskam (R-IL) on September 14, 2010.
H.Res. 1617 would resolve that the House of Representatives: