S.Res. 70 (113th): A resolution designating the last full week of July 2013 as “National Moth Week”, recognizing the importance of moths in the United States, and recognizing the value of National Moth Week for promoting the conservation of moths and increasing the awareness, study, and appreciation of moths, their incredible biodiversity, and their importance to ecosystem health.



Mar 7, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 7, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senior Senator from New Jersey



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Mar 7, 2013

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S.Res. 70 (113th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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This simple resolution was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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