S.Res. 315: A resolution expressing support for the goals of both National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month by promoting national awareness of adoption and the children awaiting families, celebrating children and families involved in adoption, and encouraging the people of the United States to secure safety, permanency, and well-being for all children.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 18, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 18, 2015

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 18, 2015. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Roy Blunt

Junior Senator from Missouri

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2015
Length: 4 pages

History

Nov 18, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 18, 2015
 
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.

S.Res. 315 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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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