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S.Con.Res. 151 (107th): Direct Support Professional Recognition Resolution

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A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the Federal Government and the States should make it a priority to ensure a stable, quality direct support workforce that provides services and supports for individuals with mental retardation and other developmental disabilities.

The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Tim Hutchinson

Sponsor. Senator for Arkansas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Oct 9, 2002
Length: 5 pages
Oct 9, 2002
107th Congress (2001–2002)
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on October 9, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Oct 9, 2002

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S.Con.Res. 151 (107th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Con.Res. 151. This is the one from the 107th Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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