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- 8/2/2011--Introduced.Calls on the people of the United States to reflect on the service of U.S. Armed Forces members deployed at home and abroad, both now and in the future.Designates October ... Read more >
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The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 253” 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 253 — 112th Congress: A resolution designating October 26, 2011, as “Day of the Deployed”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/sres253
“S.Res. 253 — 112th Congress: A resolution designating October 26, 2011, as “Day of the Deployed”..” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/sres253>
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