S.Res. 574: A resolution recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the heritage and culture of Latinos in the United States and the immense contributions of Latinos and Latinas to the United States.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 26, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 26, 2016

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 26, 2016. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senior Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2016
Length: 6 pages

History

Sep 26, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 26, 2016
 
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. 574 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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