S.Res. 420 (112th): A resolution designating April 5, 2012, as “Gold Star Wives Day”.

Introduced:
Apr 17, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sponsor
Richard Burr
Senior Senator from North Carolina
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Apr 17, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
S.Res. 130 (Related)
A resolution designating April 5, 2011, as “Gold Star Wives Day”.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 05, 2011

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 17, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Apr 17, 2012
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Apr 17, 2012
 
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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
 
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S.Res. stands for Senate simple resolution.

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.

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4/17/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.
Designates April 5, 2012, as Gold Star Wives Day.
Honors and recognizes the contributions of the members of the Gold Star Wives of America, Inc., and their dedication to the members and veterans of the Armed Forces.
Encourages the people of the United States to observe Gold Star Wives Day.

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