S.Res. 592 (112th): A resolution recognizing the religious and historical significance of the festival of Diwali.

Introduced:

Nov 14, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 14, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mark Warner
Senator from Virginia
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Recognizes the religious and historical significance of the festival of Diwali.

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Related Bills
S.Res. 277 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 4, 2013

S.Res. 291 (identical)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 21, 2011

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 592” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Nov 14, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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