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H.RES.416: Encouraging the celebration of the month of June as LGBT Pride Month.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||civil rights and liberties, minority issues|
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|Sponsor||Al Green, D-Texas|
|Total Cosponsors||25 (23 Democrats, 2 Republicans)|
|Introduced||Nov. 15, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Jan. 9, 2014|
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Recognizes that all Americans should be treated fairly and equally regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
Acknowledges the struggle of the Stonewall protestors (human rights protesters at the Stonewall Inn in New York City on June 28, 1969) and other lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people for equality.
Encourages the celebration of LGBT Pride Month to provide an opportunity for people in the United States to learn about discrimination and inequality that continues to face LGBT people.
Recognizes that the United States must continue to strive to ensure that the promise of equality is realized for all Americans.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Jan. 9, 2014||Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.|
|Nov. 15, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|