S.Res. 455 (112th): A resolution designating June 27, 2012, as “National Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day”.


May 10, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 24, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 24, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Kent Conrad

Senator from North Dakota



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Last Updated: May 24, 2012
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Summary (CRS)

5/24/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.Designates June 27, 2012, as National Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day.Expresses support for the efforts of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Secretary of Defense ... Read more >


May 10, 2012

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May 24, 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. 455”). 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.


14 cosponsors (11D, 2R, 1I) (show)
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Related Bills
S.Res. 202 (Related)
A resolution designating June 27, 2011, as “National Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day”.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 21, 2011

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