S.Res. 258 (112th): A resolution supporting the designation of National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week.

Sep 07, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 07, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 7, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sep 07, 2011
Agreed To
Sep 07, 2011
Patty Murray
Senior Senator from Washington
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Sep 07, 2011
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S.Res. stands for Senate simple resolution.

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9/7/2011--Passed Senate without amendment.
Expresses support for the designation of National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week.
Encourages people across the United States to support programs to assist those in need of adult education, workforce skills upgrading, and family literacy programs.
Recognizes the importance of adult education, workforce skills, and family literacy programs.
Calls upon the public, private, and non-profit stakeholders to support increased access to adult education and family literacy programs to ensure a literate society.

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