S.Res. 262: A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of suicide prevention awareness.

Introduced:
Sep 26, 2013 (113th Congress, 2013–2015)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Prognosis
99% chance of being agreed to
Sponsor
Joe Donnelly
Junior Senator from Indiana
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Sep 26, 2013
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 64 (Related)
Supporting the goals and ideals of suicide prevention awareness.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 14, 2013

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 26, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Sep 26, 2013
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Sep 26, 2013
Prognosis

99% chance of being agreed to.

97% of simple resolutions that made it past committee in 2011–2013 were agreed to. [show factors | methodology]

 
Summary

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Notes

S.Res. stands for Senate simple resolution.

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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Library of Congress Summary

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9/26/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.
Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month and efforts to raise awareness and improve outreach to individuals at risk for suicide, especially veterans and members of the Armed Forces.
Encourages the people of the United States to learn more about the warning signs of suicide and how each person can help prevent suicide and promote mental health.

House Republican Conference Summary

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