S.Res. 356 (112th): A resolution expressing support for the people of Tibet.


Jan 30, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 29, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 29, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2012
Length: 6 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/29/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.Mourns the death of Tibetans who have self-immolated and deplores the repressive policies targeting Tibetans.Calls on China to: (1) suspend implementation of religious control regulations and resume ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 609 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 356” 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 30, 2012
Reported by Committee
Mar 27, 2012
Agreed To
Mar 29, 2012
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.


12 cosponsors (8D, 3R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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