H.Res. 1292: Congratulating the Emporia State University Lady Hornets women's basketball team for winning the 2010 NCAA Division II National Championship

H.Res. 1292

Congratulating the Emporia State University Lady Hornets women's basketball team for winning the 2010 NCAA Division II National Championship

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

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 1292 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, May 19, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Jerry Moran (R-KS) on April 22, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 1292 would resolve that the House of Representatives:

  • "Congratulates the Emporia State University Lady Hornet basketball team for winning the 2010 NCAA Division II National Championship; "Recognizes the importance of preventing childhood obesity and decreasing its prevalence in the United States;
  • "Recognizes the achievements of all the team's players, coaches, and support staff."

 

Background

The Emporia State University Lady Hornet basketball team defeated the Fort Lewis Skyhawks by a score of 65 to 53 to win the 2010 NCAA Women's Division II National Championship in St. Joseph, Missouri, on March 26, 2010.