S.Res. 453 (112th): A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that supporting seniors and individuals with disabilities is an important responsibility of the United States, and that a comprehensive approach to expanding and supporting a strong home care workforce and making long-term services and supports affordable and accessible in communities is necessary to uphold the right of seniors and individuals with disabilities in the United States to a dignified quality of life.

Introduced:

May 10, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 10, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Senator from Iowa

Democrat

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: May 10, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
5/10/2012--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Senate that a comprehensive approach to expanding and supporting a strong home care workforce and making long-term services and supports affordable and accessible in communities ... Read more >
Related Bills
S.Res. 128 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 2013

H.Res. 759 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 453” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
May 10, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (4D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: