S.Res. 247 (112th): A resolution recognizing the accomplishments and efforts of John I. Wilson, executive director of the National Education Association, for dedicating his career to education professionals and students, and honoring his retirement.

Introduced:

Aug 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kay Hagan
Senator from North Carolina
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
8/1/2011--Introduced.Commends John I. Wilson, executive director of the National Education Association, for his services to educators and efforts to improve our education system.Congratulates him on his retirement.Supports the continued efforts ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 386 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 247” 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.

History

Introduced
Aug 1, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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