S.Res. 268 (111th): A resolution recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and their immense contributions to the Nation.

Introduced:

Sep 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 15, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 15, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2009
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

S.Res. 629 (same title)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Sep 16, 2010

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History

Sep 15, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 15, 2009
 
Agreed To

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.

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.

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Cosponsors
26 cosponsors (22D, 4R) (show)
Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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