S.Res. 117 (112th): A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Professional Social Work Month and World Social Work Day.


Mar 30, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 30, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Debbie Stabenow
Senator from Michigan


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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2011
Length: 3 pages

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S.Res. 400 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 20, 2012

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/30/2011--Introduced.Expresses support for the goals and ideals of Professional Social Work Month and World Social Work Day.

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Related Bills
S.Res. 78 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 18, 2013

S.Res. 400 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 117” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 30, 2011


7 cosponsors (5D, 1I, 1R) (show)
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