H.Res. 338: Supporting the goals and ideals of National Community College Month

H.Res. 338

Supporting the goals and ideals of National Community College Month

Sponsor
Rep. Tom Latham

Date
May 5, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

Staff Contact
Sarah Makin

Floor Situation

H.Res. 338 is being considered on the floor under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. This legislation was introduced by Rep. Tom Latham (R-IA) on April 21, 2009. 

 

 

Bill Summary

H.Res. 338 resolves that the House of Representatives:

•  "supports the goals and ideals of National Community College Month; and

•  "congratulates the Nation's community colleges, and their students, governing boards, faculty, and staff, for their contributions to education and workforce development, and for their vital role in ensuring a brighter, stronger future for the Nation."

 

 

 

Background

The American Association of Community Colleges, the Association of Community College Trustees, and more than 1,100 community colleges nationwide recognize April as National Community College Month.