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

Text:

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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

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/15/2009--Passed Senate without amendment.Recognizes the celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15, 2009, through October 15, 2009. Esteems the integral role of Latinos and their manifold heritage in the ... Read more >
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What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 268” 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
Sep 15, 2009
Agreed To
Sep 15, 2009
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

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

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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