H.Res.253 - Expressing support for the designation of the night of June 6, 2013, as "National Drive-in Movie Night" to recognize the 80th anniversary of the drive-in movie theatre.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Enyart, William L. [D-IL-12] (Introduced 06/06/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||06/06/2013 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.|
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Introduced in House (06/06/2013)
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[Congressional Bills 113th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H. Res. 253 Introduced in House (IH)] 113th CONGRESS 1st Session H. RES. 253 Expressing support for the designation of the night of June 6, 2013, as ``National Drive-in Movie Night'' to recognize the 80th anniversary of the drive-in movie theatre. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES June 6, 2013 Mr. Enyart submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform _______________________________________________________________________ RESOLUTION Expressing support for the designation of the night of June 6, 2013, as ``National Drive-in Movie Night'' to recognize the 80th anniversary of the drive-in movie theatre. Whereas Richard Hollingshead, Jr., developed and patented the design for the drive-in movie theatre still in use worldwide today; Whereas Hollingshead was the builder and proprietor of the world's first drive- in theatre in Camden, New Jersey; Whereas Hollingshead has become known as the father of the uniquely United States form of family recreation and entertainment known as the drive-in movie theatre; and Whereas June 6, 2013, is the 80th anniversary of the first exhibition of a film at that theatre in 1933 and would be an appropriate date to designate as ``National Drive-in Movie Night''; Now, therefore, be it Resolved, That the House of Representatives-- (1) supports the designation of ``National Drive-in Movie Night''; (2) recognizes the historical significance of the 80th anniversary of Richard Hollingshead's achievement; (3) recognizes the drive-in movie theatre as a uniquely United States form of family recreation and entertainment; and (4) calls upon the people of the United States to observe such a night with appropriate ceremonies, programs, and activities. <all>