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H.CON.RES. 286

Expressing the sense of Congress that Earl Lloyd should be recognized and honored for breaking the color barrier and becoming the first African American to play in the National Basketball Association League 58 years ago.

Mar 5, 2008: Passed House


March 6, 2008 Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
March 5, 2008
4:27 PM EST
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
March 5, 2008
4:26 PM EST
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 412 - 0 (Roll no. 98). (text: CR H1244)
March 5, 2008
4:20 PM EST
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1273-1274)
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March 5, 2008
12:55 PM EST
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
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