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- Summary (CRS)
- 4/6/2011--Introduced.Condemns the Obama administration's direction that the Department of Justice (DOJ) should discontinue defending the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and demands that the DOJ continue to defend DOMA in ... Read more >
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Last Action: Mar 3, 2011
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The “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 11” means this is a Senate 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Con.Res. 11 — 112th Congress: A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress with respect to the Obama administration’s discontinuing .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/sconres11
“S.Con.Res. 11 — 112th Congress: A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress with respect to the Obama administration’s discontinuing ....” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/sconres11>
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