S.Con.Res. 57 (112th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the census surveys and the information derived from those surveys are crucial to the national welfare.

Introduced:

Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV
Senator from West Virginia
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 7 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
8/2/2012--Introduced.Encourages:(1) the people of the United States to respond to all census surveys conducted by the Bureau of the Census; and(2) the Bureau of the Census to provide households and ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 136 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 57” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Aug 2, 2012

Details

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