H.Res. XX: Honoring and celebrating the contributions of African-Americans to the transportation and infrastructure of the United States

H.Res. XX

Honoring and celebrating the contributions of African-Americans to the transportation and infrastructure of the United States

Sponsor
Rep. Corrine Brown

Date
February 23, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

H.Res. XXX is expected to be considered on the floor of the House under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Corrine Brown (D-FL) on February 23, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.Res. XXX would resolve that the House of Representatives:

•  "Supports the goals and ideals of National African American History Month;

•  "Honors and celebrates the important contributions that African-Americans have made throughout history to the transportation and infrastructure of the United States; and

•  "Urges citizens and communities throughout the United States to join with representatives of the Federal Government to recognize the substantial contributions that African-Americans have made and continue to make to the Nation's transportation and infrastructure systems."