S.Res. 377 (112th): A resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the historic achievement of John Herschel Glenn, Jr., in becoming the first United States astronaut to orbit the Earth.


Feb 15, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 15, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on February 15, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Sherrod Brown

Senator from Ohio



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Summary (CRS)

2/15/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.Honors the 50th anniversary of the landmark mission of John Herschel Glenn, Jr., in piloting the first manned orbital mission for the United States.Recognizes the profound importance ... Read more >


Feb 15, 2012

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Feb 15, 2012
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.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 377”). 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.


12 cosponsors (8D, 4R) (show)

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H.Con.Res. 102 (Related)
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Last Action: Feb 16, 2012

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