H.Res. 1316: Celebrating Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

H.Res. 1316

Celebrating Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

Rep. Michael M. Honda

May 25, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 1316 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday, May 25, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Michael Honda (D-CA) on April 29, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 1316 would resolve that the House of Representatives:

  • "Recognizes that Asian American and Pacific Islander communities enhance the rich diversity of the United States; "Recognizes the importance of preventing childhood obesity and decreasing its prevalence in the United States;
  • "Celebrates the contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to the United States."