S.Res. 546 (112th): A resolution designating the week of September 10, 2012, as “National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week”.


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.


Patty Murray
Senior Senator from Washington


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Summary (CRS)
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 ...

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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
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What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 546” 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.


Aug 2, 2012
Agreed To
Aug 2, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


9 cosponsors (4R, 4D, 1I) (show)

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