H.Res. 1571: Acknowledging and congratulating Miami Dade College on the occasion of its 50th anniversary of service to the students and residents of the State of Florida

H.Res. 1571

Acknowledging and congratulating Miami Dade College on the occasion of its 50th anniversary of service to the students and residents of the State of Florida

Date
September 14, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 1571 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday, September 14, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage.  The legislation was introduced by Rep. Illeana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) on July 7, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 1571 would resolve that the House of Representatives acknowledges and congratulates Miami Dade College on the occasion of its 50th anniversary of academic excellence and service to the residents of the state of Florida.

Background

According to the resolution’s findings, Miami Dade College opened its doors in 1960 as an institute of higher learning for the residents of Miami-Dade County, Florida.