S.Res. 568 (112th): A resolution designating the week beginning September 16, 2012, as “National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week”.


Sep 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Sep 19, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 19, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Robert “Bob” Menéndez
Senator from New Jersey


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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
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Summary (CRS)
9/19/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.Recognizes the goals and achievements of Hispanic-serving institutions across this country.Designates the week beginning September 16, 2012, as National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week.

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What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 568” 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.


Sep 19, 2012
Agreed To
Sep 19, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


21 cosponsors (14D, 7R) (show)

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