S.Res. 18 (112th): A resolution expressing support for prayer at school board meetings.


Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on January 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Vitter

Senior Senator from Louisiana



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

1/25/2011--Introduced.Recognizes that prayer before school board meetings is a protected act and expresses support for such prayer. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 25, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 18”). 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.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.Res. 35 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2007

S.Res. 11 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 23, 2013

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