H.RES.1242: Congratulating the Duke University men's basketball team for winning the 2010 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about sports and recreation
  • Introduced April 13, 2010
  • Latest Major Action April 30, 2010

Bill Summary

Congratulates the Duke University Blue Devils for winning the 2010 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Men's Basketball Tournament.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There is one statement associated with H.RES.1242.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.
Ms. Fudge moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 1242.
At the conclusion of debate, the chair put the question on the motion to suspend the rules. Ms. Fudge objected to the vote on the grounds that a quorum was not present. Further proceedings on the motion were postponed. The point of no quorum was withdrawn.
Considered as unfinished business.
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote (2/3 required): 390 - 0, 12 Present (Roll no. 210).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness.
April 13, 2010

Introduced in the House by David E. Price (D-N.C.)

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