S.Res. 26 (112th): A resolution recognizing the anniversary of the tragic earthquake in Haiti on January 12, 2010, honoring those who lost their lives in that earthquake, and expressing continued solidarity with the Haitian people.


Jan 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 26, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on January 26, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Bill Nelson

Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2011
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/26/2011--Passed Senate without amendment.Honors: (1) those who lost their lives due to the tragic earthquake of January 12, 2010; and (2) the sacrifice of the men and women of the ... Read more >
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H.Res. 35 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 12, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 26” 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.


Jan 26, 2011
Agreed To
Jan 26, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


10 cosponsors (7D, 3R) (show)

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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