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Nomination Confirmed 69/21
Apr 1, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 1, 2008
This simple resolution was agreed to on April 1, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator from Hawaii
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Last Updated: Apr 1, 2008
Length: 4 pages
4/1/2008--Passed Senate without amendment.Designates April 2008 as Financial Literacy Month to raise public awareness about the importance of personal financial education in the United States and the serious consequences that ... Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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. 495”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 495 — 110th Congress: A resolution designating April 2008 as “Financial Literacy Month”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/sres495
“S.Res. 495 — 110th Congress: A resolution designating April 2008 as “Financial Literacy Month”..” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/sres495>
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