H Con Res 310 in Congressional Session 106

Official Summary


Bill Number : H Con Res 310


Title : Supporting a National Charter Schools Week.


4/13/2000--Introduced. Acknowledges and commends the charter school movement for its contribution to improving our Nation's public school system.Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) a National Charter Schools Week should be established; and (2) the President should issue a proclamation calling on the people of the United States to conduct appropriate programs, ceremonies, and activities to demonstrate support for charter schools in communities throughout the Nation.


Title : Supporting a National Charter Schools Week.
Votes in the US Senate
This Bill was not Voted in the US Senate
Votes in the US House
Roll NumberVote DateQuestionDescriptionVote Result
1372000-05-03On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Agree Supporting a National Charter Schools WeekP


Congressional Sponsors of H Con Res 310
Bill Number : H Con Res 310

Title : Supporting a National Charter Schools Week.

Sponsor: Rep Roemer, Tim [IN-3] (introduced 4/13/2000)      

ALPHABETICAL [followed by Cosponsors withdrawn]:     (Sort: by date)

    Rep Allen, Thomas H. [ME-1] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Burr, Richard [NC-5] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Castle, Michael N. [DE] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Cunningham, Randy (Duke) [CA-51] - 4/13/2000

    Rep DeMint, Jim [SC-4] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Deutsch, Peter [FL-20] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Dooley, Calvin M. [CA-20] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Fletcher, Ernie [KY-6] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Goodling, William F. [PA-19] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Hoekstra, Peter [MI-2] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Kind, Ron [WI-3] - 4/13/2000

    Rep McIntosh, David M. [IN-2] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Moran, James P. [VA-8] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Petri, Thomas E. [WI-6] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Sanchez, Loretta [CA-46] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Schaffer, Bob [CO-4] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Tancredo, Thomas G. [CO-6] - 4/13/2000

    Rep Upton, Fred [MI-6] - 4/13/2000

Other Info

Bill Number : H Con Res 310

Title : Supporting a National Charter Schools Week.


4/13/2000:Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
5/2/2000 3:59pm:Mr. Petri moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution.
5/2/2000 3:59pm:Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2367-2374)
5/2/2000 3:59pm:DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Con. Res. 310.
5/2/2000 4:36pm:At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
5/3/2000 12:44pm:Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2436-2437)
5/3/2000 12:53pm:Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
5/3/2000 12:53pm:On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 397 - 20 (Roll no. 137). (text: CR
5/2/2000 H2367)
5/4/2000:Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.