S.Res. 170 (112th): A resolution honoring Admiral Thad Allen of the United States Coast Guard (Ret.) for his lifetime of selfless commitment and exemplary service to the United States.


May 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 30, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 30, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Thad Cochran

Senator from Mississippi



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Last Updated: Jun 30, 2011
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6/30/2011--Passed Senate without amendment.Honors Admiral Thad Allen (Ret.), the 23rd Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, for his lifetime of service and commitment. Read more >


May 5, 2011

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Jun 30, 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. 170”). 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 (2D, 1R) (show)
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