S.Res. 231 (112th): A resolution designating September 2011 as “National Child Awareness Month” to promote awareness of charities benefitting children and youth-serving organizations throughout the United States and recognizing efforts made by those charities and organizations on behalf of children and youth as critical contributions to the future of the United States.


Jul 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 11, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 11, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Richard Burr

Senior Senator from North Carolina



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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2011
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/11/2011--Passed Senate without amendment.Designates September 2011 as National Child Awareness Month to: (1) promote awareness of charities benefiting children and youth-serving organizations throughout the United States, and (2) recognize efforts ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
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What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 231” 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.


Jul 11, 2011
Agreed To
Jul 11, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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