Summary: H.Res.901 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (02/03/2010)

Recognizes the 49th anniversary of school integration in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Remembers Judge J. Skelly Wright for his lifelong commitment to promoting civil rights, fairness, and equality.

Commends Ruby Bridges for her courage in becoming the first African-American student to attend William Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans, and for her lifetime commitment to promoting diversity and improving educational opportunities for all children.

Supports policies and efforts to promote equal opportunities for all students.