S.Res. 291 (104th): A resolution to designate November 18, 1996, as “American Free Enterprise Day.”


Sep 13, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 28, 1996

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 28, 1996. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


George “Hank” Brown

Senator from Colorado



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 1996
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

9/13/1996--Introduced.Designates November 18, 1996, as American Free Enterprise Day. Read more >


Sep 13, 1996

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 28, 1996
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 291”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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