S.Res. 55 (112th): A resolution expressing support for designation of a “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day”.

Introduced:

Feb 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 7, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 7, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Richard Burr

Senior Senator from North Carolina

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/7/2011--Passed Senate without amendment.Honors and recognizes the contributions of veterans who served in Vietnam during war and peace.Encourages state and local governments to establish Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day, and ... Read more >
Related Bills
S.Res. 451 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 19, 2010

S. 2255 (Related)
A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 36, United States Code, to add ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2012

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What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 55” 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
Feb 16, 2011
Agreed To
Mar 7, 2011
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5R) (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.

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