H.RES.1034: Expressing support for the importance of Braille in the lives of blind people.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about education
  • Introduced Jan. 21, 2010
  • Latest Major Action June 23, 2010

Bill Summary

Supports the importance of Braille and the role that it plays in the lives of blind people. Recognizes the 70th anniversary of the National Federation of the Blind. Supports its efforts and the efforts of other organizations to promote Braille literacy.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.
Referred to the Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities.
Mr. Payne moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 1034.
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
Jan. 21, 2010

Introduced in the House by John Sarbanes (D-Md.)

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