S.Con.Res. 27: A concurrent resolution affirming the importance of religious freedom as a fundamental human right that is essential to a free society and is protected for all Americans by the text of the Constitution, and recognizing the 230th anniversary of the enactment of the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 19, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jan 19, 2016

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on January 19, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Steve Daines

Junior Senator from Montana

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 19, 2016
Length: 5 pages

History

Jan 19, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

S.Con.Res. 27 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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