H.Res. 1463: Supporting the goals and ideals of Railroad Retirement Day.

H.Res. 1463

Supporting the goals and ideals of Railroad Retirement Day.

Date
July 20, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

H.Res. 1463 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday, July 20, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Thomas Perriello (D-VA) on June 22, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 1463 would resolve that the House of Representatives:

  • “Supports the goals and ideals of Railroad Retirement Day as designated by the Railroad Retirement Board;
  • “Recognizes the important contributions that the rail industry, rail workers, and retirees make to the national transportation system;
  • “Urges the people of the United States to recognize such a day as an opportunity to celebrate the importance of the railroad retirement system to America's working families.”