H.Res. 90: Supporting the goals and ideals of National Campus Safety Awareness Month

H.Res. 90

Supporting the goals and ideals of National Campus Safety Awareness Month

Date
September 30, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 90 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, September 30, 2009, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The resolution was introduced by Rep. Joe Sestak (D-PA) on January 26, 2009.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 90 would resolve that the House of Representatives:
• "Supports the goals and ideals of National Campus Safety Awareness Month; and
• "Encourages colleges and universities throughout the United States to provide campus safety and other crime awareness and prevention programs to all students throughout the year."

Background

According to the resolution's findings, each September since 2005, Security on Campus Incorporated has partnered with colleges and universities across the United States to offer National Campus Safety Awareness Month educational programming on sexual assault, alcohol and other drug abuse, hazing, stalking, and other critical campus safety issues.