S.Res. 503: A resolution recognizing June 20, 2016, as “World Refugee Day”.

Introduced:

Jun 20, 2016

Status:

Reported by Committee on Jun 23, 2016

The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 23, 2016.

Sponsor:

Benjamin Cardin

Junior Senator from Maryland

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2016
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

90% chance of being agreed to (details)

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History

Jun 20, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 23, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

 
Agreed To

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