S.Res. 511: A resolution expressing support for the designation of June 26, 2016, as “LGBT Equality Day”.

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Jun 23, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jun 23, 2016

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on June 23, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Tammy Baldwin

Junior Senator from Wisconsin



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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2016
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Jun 23, 2016

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S.Res. 511 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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