S.Res. 208 (113th): A resolution designating the week beginning September 8, 2013, as “National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week”.


Jul 31, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 31, 2013

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 31, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Benjamin Cardin

Junior Senator from Maryland



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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2013
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/31/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.Designates the week of September 8, 2013, as National Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week.Commends direct support professionals as integral in supporting the long-term support and services system ... Read more >
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S.Res. 532 (Related)
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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jul 31, 2014

H.Res. 336 (Related)
Expressing support for designation of the week beginning September 8, 2013, as “National Direct ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 9, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 208” 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.


Jul 31, 2013
Agreed To
Jul 31, 2013
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


7 cosponsors (5D, 2R) (show)

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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