S.Res. 253 (112th): A resolution designating October 26, 2011, as “Day of the Deployed”.


Aug 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on August 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Hoeven
Senior Senator from North Dakota


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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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S.Res. 295 (same title)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Oct 17, 2011

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
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 ...

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Related Bills
S.Res. 295 (Related)
A resolution designating October 26, 2011, as “Day of the Deployed”.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 17, 2011

S.Res. 581 (Related)
A resolution designating October 26, 2012, as “Day of the Deployed”.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 22, 2012

What is a resolution?

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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 2, 2011


6 cosponsors (5R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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