Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 22, 2008
Length: 4 pages
Jul 29, 2008
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 22, 2008
Passed Senate (House next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
S.Con.Res. 96 (110th) 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. 96. This is the one from the 110th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2021). S.Con.Res. 96 — 110th Congress: A concurrent resolution commemorating Irena Sendler, a woman whose bravery saved the lives of thousands ... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/sconres96
“S.Con.Res. 96 — 110th Congress: A concurrent resolution commemorating Irena Sendler, a woman whose bravery saved the lives of thousands ...” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. June 21, 2021 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/sconres96>
A concurrent resolution commemorating Irena Sendler, a woman whose bravery saved the lives of thousands during the Holocaust and remembering her legacy of courage, selflessness, and hope, S. Con. Res. 96, 110th Cong. (2008).
|title=S.Con.Res. 96 (110th)
|accessdate=June 21, 2021
|author=110th Congress (2008)
|date=July 29, 2008
|quote=A concurrent resolution commemorating Irena Sendler, a woman whose bravery saved the lives of thousands ...
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.