S.Res. 269 (112th): A resolution designating the week beginning September 19, 2011, as “National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week”.


Sep 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 15, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 15, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Lindsey Graham

Senator from South Carolina



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Sep 15, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 15, 2011
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

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.


19 cosponsors (11D, 8R) (show)

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