S.Res. 129 (113th): A resolution recognizing the significance of May 2013 as Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month as an important time to celebrate the significant contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to the history of the United States.

Introduced:

May 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 23, 2013

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 23, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Mazie Hirono

Junior Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

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Last Updated: May 23, 2013
Length: 4 pages

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History

May 6, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 23, 2013
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

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.

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Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.Res. 605 (Related)
Recognizing the significance of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month in May as an important time ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 29, 2014

S.Res. 460 (Related)
A resolution recognizing the significance of May 2014 as Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month as ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 22, 2014

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