S.Res. 24 (113th): A resolution commemorating the 10-year anniversary of the loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia.


Jan 31, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 31, 2013

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


John Cornyn

Senator from Texas



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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2013
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

1/31/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.Remembers the 7 astronauts who tragically lost their lives aboard the space shuttle Columbia upon its re-entry into Earth's atmosphere 10 years ago on February 1, 2003.Expresses ... Read more >


Jan 31, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 31, 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.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 24”). 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.


25 cosponsors (13R, 12D) (show)

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

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