S.Res. 373: A resolution recognizing the historical significance of Executive Order 9066 and expressing the sense of the Senate that policies that discriminate against any individual based on the actual or perceived race, ethnicity, national origin, or religion of that individual would be a repetition of the mistakes of Executive Order 9066 and contrary to the values of the United States.

Introduced:

Feb 24, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Feb 24, 2016

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on February 24, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Mazie Hirono

Junior Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 24, 2016
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

85% chance of being agreed to (details)

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History

Feb 24, 2016
 
Introduced

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Reported by Committee

 
Agreed To

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