New Cosponsor — Sep 10, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. John Boozman [R-AR]
The resolution now has 9 cosponsors (4 Republicans, 4 Democrats, 1 Independent).
Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 2, 2012
This simple resolution was agreed to on August 2, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
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8/2/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.Designates the week of September 10, 2012, as National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week.Encourages people across the United States to support programs to assist those in ... Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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. 546”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 2012
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 7, 2011
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