S.Res.467 - A resolution designating May 18, 2012, as "Endangered Species Day".112th Congress (2011-2012)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI] (Introduced 05/17/2012)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||05/17/2012 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
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Summary: S.Res.467 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/17/2012)
Designates May 18, 2012, 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.