S.Res. 562: A resolution expressing support for designation of the week of October 9, 2016, through October 15, 2016, as “Earth Science Week”.

Introduced:

Sep 15, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Sep 15, 2016

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on September 15, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Lisa Murkowski

Senior Senator from Alaska

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2016
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

75% chance of being agreed to (details)

History

Sep 15, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Agreed To

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