S.Res. 613 (109th): A resolution honoring the life and work of William Wilberforce and commemorating the 200th anniversary of the abolition of the slave trade in Great Britain.

Introduced:

Nov 14, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 6, 2006

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 6, 2006. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Richard “Rick” Santorum

Senator from Pennsylvania

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2006
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Honors the life and work of William Wilberforce (British slave trade abolitionist) and commemorates the 200th anniversary of the abolition of the slave trade in Great Britain. Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 613” means this is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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.

History

Introduced
Nov 14, 2006
Agreed To
Dec 6, 2006
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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