S.Res. 153 (113th): A resolution recognizing the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie.


May 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 29, 2013

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 29, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Patrick “Pat” Toomey

Junior Senator from Pennsylvania



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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/29/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.Recognizes the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie (fought during the War of 1812).Remembers this significant victory in the "Second War of Independence" of the ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 153” 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.


May 23, 2013
Agreed To
Jul 29, 2013
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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