H.Con.Res.247 - Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby.111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Hoyer, Steny H. [D-MD-5] (Introduced 03/04/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 111-471|
|Latest Action:||05/07/2010 Message on Senate action sent to the House. (All Actions)|
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Text: H.Con.Res.247 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
|Agreed to May 7, 2010|
the fifth day of January, two thousand and ten
Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for the Greater Washington Soap Box Derby.
Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring),
(a) In general.—The Greater Washington Soap Box Derby Association (in this resolution referred to as the “sponsor”) shall be permitted to sponsor a public event, soap box derby races (in this resolution referred to as the “event”), on the Capitol Grounds.
(b) Date of event.—The event shall be held on June 19, 2010, or on such other date as the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Rules and Administration of the Senate jointly designate.
(1) free of admission charge and open to the public; and
(2) arranged not to interfere with the needs of Congress.
(b) Expenses and liabilities.—The sponsor shall assume full responsibility for all expenses and liabilities incident to all activities associated with the event.
Subject to the approval of the Architect of the Capitol, the sponsor is authorized to erect upon the Capitol Grounds such stage, sound amplification devices, and other related structures and equipment as may be required for the event.
The Architect of the Capitol and the Capitol Police Board are authorized to make such additional arrangements as may be required to carry out the event.
The Capitol Police Board shall provide for enforcement of the restrictions contained in section 5104(c) of title 40, United States Code, concerning sales, advertisements, displays, and solicitations on the Capitol Grounds, as well as other restrictions applicable to the Capitol Grounds, with respect to the event.
Clerk of the House of Representatives.
Secretary of the Senate.