H.Res. 1174: Supporting the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month

H.Res. 1174

Supporting the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month

Date
March 19, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 1174 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Friday, March 19, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced Rep. Lynn C. Woolsey (D-CA) on March 11, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 1174 would resolve that the House of Representatives:
• "Supports the goals and ideals of National Women's History Month; and
• "Recognizes and honors the women and organizations in the United States that have fought for and continue to promote the teaching of women's history."

 

Background

According to the resolution's findings, the House of Representatives recognizes March 2010 as National Women's History Month.