S.Res. 500 (112th): A resolution celebrating the accomplishments of title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, also known as the Patsy Takemoto Mink Equal Opportunity in Education Act, and recognizing the need to continue pursuing the goal of equal educational opportunities for all women and girls.

Introduced:

Jun 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jun 20, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 20, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Patty Murray
Senior Senator from Washington
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
6/20/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.Celebrates the accomplishments of title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, also known as the Patsy Takemoto Mink Equal Opportunity in Education Act, in increasing opportunities ...

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What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 500” 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.

History

Introduced
Jun 20, 2012
Agreed To
Jun 20, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
41 cosponsors (30D, 9R, 2I) (show)
Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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