S.Con.Res. 9 (113th): A concurrent resolution recommending the posthumous award of the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Rafael Peralta.


Mar 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dianne Feinstein
Senior Senator from California


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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2013
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/19/2013--Introduced.Recognizes Sergeant Rafael Peralta, a Mexican-American who enlisted in the Marine Corps on the same day he received his permanent residence status, for his dedication to the Marine Corps and ...

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Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 26 (Related)
Recommending the posthumous award of the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Rafael Peralta.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 19, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 9” means this is a Senate 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 19, 2013


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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