S.Res. 320 (112th): A resolution designating November 26, 2011, as “Small Business Saturday” and supporting efforts to increase awareness of the value of locally owned small businesses.


Nov 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 10, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 10, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Mary Landrieu

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Nov 10, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Designates November 26, 2011, as Small Business Saturday.Supports efforts to: (1) encourage consumers to shop locally, and (2) increase awareness of the value of locally owned small businesses and their ... Read more >
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S.Res. 589 (Related)
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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 22, 2012

H.Res. 793 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 320” 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.


Nov 10, 2011
Agreed To
Nov 10, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


36 cosponsors (18R, 17D, 1I) (show)

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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