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Mar 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on April 17, 2013 but was never passed by the House.
Senior Senator from Arizona
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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2013
Length: 4 pages
4/17/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.Expresses the sense of Congress that Jack Johnson (the first African-American professional boxer to hold the title of Heavyweight Champion of the World) should receive a posthumous ... Read more >
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The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
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This activity took place on a related bill, S.Con.Res. 6.
This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 5”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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