S.Res. 126 (113th): A resolution recognizing the teachers of the United States for their contributions to the development and progress of our country.


Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 8, 2013

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 8, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: May 8, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
5/8/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.Thanks teachers for their service.Promotes the teaching profession.Recognizes students, parents, school administrators, and public officials who participate in National Teacher Appreciation Week. Read more >
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What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 126” 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.


Apr 25, 2013
Agreed To
May 8, 2013
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


8 cosponsors (8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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