S.Res. 575 (112th): A resolution commending the 4 American public servants who died in Benghazi, Libya, United States Ambassador to Libya John Christopher Stevens, Sean Smith, Tyrone Woods, and Glen Doherty, for their tireless efforts on behalf of the American people, and condemning the violent attack on the United States consulate in Benghazi.
Sep 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on September 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Indiana
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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2012
Length: 4 pages
- See Instead:
S.Res. 588 (same title)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Sep 22, 2012
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- 9/21/2012--Introduced.Recognizes the dedicated service and commitment of Ambassador John Christopher Stevens, Sean Smith, Tyrone Woods, and Glen Doherty in assisting the Libyan people as they navigate the complex currents of ...
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