S.Res. 155 (112th): A resolution designating April 23, 2011, as “National Adopt A Library Day”.


Apr 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 14, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 14, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Jim Webb

Senator from Virginia



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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2011
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Summary (CRS)

4/14/2011--Passed Senate without amendment.Designates April 23, 2011, as National Adopt A Library Day.Honors organizations that help facilitate donations to schools and libraries.Urges people in the United States who own unused ... Read more >


Apr 14, 2011

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Apr 14, 2011
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.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 155”). 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.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)

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S.Res. 425 (Related)
A resolution designating April 23, 2012, as “National Adopt a Library Day”.

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