H.Res. 562: Congratulating Syracuse University for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Men's Lacrosse Tournament

H.Res. 562

Congratulating Syracuse University for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Men's Lacrosse Tournament

Date
October 27, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 562 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Monday, October 26, 2009, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Daniel B. Maffei (D-NY) June 18, 2009.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 562 would resolve that the House of Representatives "congratulates Syracuse University for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Men's Lacrosse Tournament."

Background

According to the resolution findings, on May 25, 2009, the Syracuse University Orange defeated the Cornell Big Red 10-9 in overtime, in the finals of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Men's Lacrosse Tournament in Foxboro, Massachusetts.