H.Res. 900: Supporting the goals and ideals of a Cold War Veterans Recognition Day to honor the sacrifices and contributions made by members of the Armed Forces during the Cold War and encouraging the people of the United States to participate in local and national a

H.Res. 900

Supporting the goals and ideals of a Cold War Veterans Recognition Day to honor the sacrifices and contributions made by members of the Armed Forces during the Cold War and encouraging the people of the United States to participate in local and national a

Sponsor
Rep. Steve Israel

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

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

H.Res. 900 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Saturday, March 20, 2010, under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Steve Israel (D-NY) on November 6, 2009.

Bill Summary

H.Res. 900 resolves that the House of Representatives:

  • "Supports the goals and ideals of a Cold War Veterans Recognition Day to honor the sacrifices and contributions made by members of the Armed Forces during the Cold War; and
  • "Encourages the people of the United States to participate in local and national activities honoring the sacrifices and contributions of those individuals."