S.Res. 576 (112th): A resolution celebrating the 50th anniversary of the signing of Public Law 87-788, an Act commonly known as the McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry Act.


Sep 22, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Sep 22, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 22, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Thad Cochran
Senator from Mississippi


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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/22/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.Celebrates the 50th anniversary of the signing of the McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry Act.Affirms the importance of the state-supported institutions of higher education conducting forestry research and training ...

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Related Bills
H.Res. 797 (Related)
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the enactment of Public Law 87-788, commonly known as ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 576” 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 22, 2012
Agreed To
Sep 22, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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