S.Res.503 - A resolution designating May 21, 2010, as "Endangered Species Day".111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI] (Introduced 04/28/2010)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||05/07/2010 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.|
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Summary: S.Res.503 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (05/07/2010)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Designates May 21, 2010, as Endangered Species Day.
Encourages: (1) schools to spend at least 30 minutes on such Day teaching and informing students about threats to, and efforts to restore, endangered species; (2) organizations, businesses, private landowners, and agencies with a shared interest in conserving endangered species to collaborate in developing educational information for use in schools; and (3) people to become educated about, and aware of, threats to species, success stories in species recovery, and opportunities to promote species conservation.