S.Res. 591 (112th): A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding Raymond Weeks and his efforts in the establishment of Veterans Day.


Nov 13, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 13, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 13, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Jefferson “Jeff” Sessions

Senator from Alabama



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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Recognizes Birmingham, Alabama, as the home to the first and longest running celebration of Veterans Day.Recognizes Raymond Weeks for his pioneering efforts in the establishment of Veterans Day.Honors the sacrifices ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 591” 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.


Nov 13, 2012
Agreed To
Nov 13, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)

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