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Text of A resolution to permit the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in ...

...charitable purposes in Senate buildings.

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 18, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution. The text of the bill below is as of Nov 18, 2011 (Resolution Agreed to).

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III

112th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. RES. 336

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

November 18, 2011

(for himself and Mr. McConnell) submitted the following resolution; which was considered and agreed to

RESOLUTION

To permit the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate buildings.

1.

Collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate buildings

(a)

In general

Notwithstanding any other provision of the rules or regulations of the Senate—

(1)

a Senator, officer of the Senate, or employee of the Senate may collect from another Senator, officer of the Senate, or employee of the Senate within Senate buildings nonmonetary donations of clothing, toys, food, and housewares for charitable purposes related to serving persons in need or members of the Armed Services and the families of those members during the holiday season, if the charitable purposes do not otherwise violate any rule or regulation of the Senate or of Federal law; and

(2)

a Senator, officer of the Senate, or employee of the Senate may work with a nonprofit organization with respect to the delivery of donations described under paragraph (1).

(b)

Expiration

The authority provided by this resolution shall expire at the end of the first session of the 112th Congress.