H.Res. 1072: Recognizing Louisiana State University for 150 years of service and excellence in

H.Res. 1072

Recognizing Louisiana State University for 150 years of service and excellence in

Date
March 2, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 1072 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday, March 2, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) on February 4, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 1072 would resolve that the House of Representatives:
• "Recognizes Louisiana State University for over 150 years of service and excellence in higher education, and
• "Congratulates Louisiana State University on the occasion of its 150th anniversary."

 

Background

According to the resolution's findings, classes began at Louisiana State University, formerly named Seminary of Learning of the State of Louisiana, on January 2, 1860.