S.Res. 132 (113th): A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Department of Defense request for domestic Base Realignment and Closure authority in 2015 and 2017 is neither affordable nor feasible as of the date of agreement to this resolution and that the Department of Defense must further analyze the capability to consolidate excess overseas infrastructure and increase efficiencies by relocating missions from overseas to domestic installations prior to requesting domestic Base Realignment and Closure authority.


May 8, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 8, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Begich

Senator from Alaska



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Summary (CRS)

5/8/2013--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Senate that the Department of Defense (DOD):(1) should not, as of the date of agreement to this resolution, be granted authority for its requested 2015 ... Read more >

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May 8, 2013

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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 132”). 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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