S.Res. 128 (111th): A resolution recognizing the historical significance of the Mexican holiday of Cinco de Mayo.


May 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 5, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 5, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: May 5, 2009
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Summary (CRS)
5/5/2009--Passed Senate without amendment.Recognizes the historical struggle for independence and freedom of the people of Mexico.Calls upon the people of the United States to observe Cinco de Mayo with appropriate ... Read more >
Related Bills
S.Res. 167 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 5, 2011

H.Res. 230 (Related)
Recognizing the historical significance of the Mexican holiday of Cinco de Mayo.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 4, 2009

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 128” 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.


May 5, 2009
Agreed To
May 5, 2009
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


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