Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2013
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This resolution was introduced on August 1, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Aug 1, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S.Con.Res. 23 (113th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.
A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Con.Res. 23. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative postage stamp honoring the Reverend Doctor Leon Sullivan and that the Citizens’ Stamp Advisory Committee should recommend to the Postmaster General that such a stamp be issued, S. Con. Res. 23, 113th Cong. (2013).
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