New Cosponsor — Aug 1, 2014
New Cosponsor: Sen. Ron Wyden [D-OR]
The resolution now has 1 cosponsor (1 Democrat).
Jul 28, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 28, 2014
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 28, 2014. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senior Senator from Iowa
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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2014
Length: 3 pages
7/28/2014--Passed Senate without amendment.Designates July 30, 2014, as National Whistleblower Appreciation Day.Encourages each executive agency to recognize such Day by: (1) informing employees, contractors, and the public about whistleblower rights; ... Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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. 525”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 525 — 113th Congress: A resolution designating July 30, 2014, as “National Whistleblower Appreciation Day”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/sres525
“S.Res. 525 — 113th Congress: A resolution designating July 30, 2014, as “National Whistleblower Appreciation Day”..” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/sres525>
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