S.Con.Res. 11: A concurrent resolution recognizing the life and legacy of Henrietta Lacks during Women’s History Month.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 22, 2017

Status:

Referred to Committee on Mar 22, 2017

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on March 22, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Chris Van Hollen Jr.

Junior Senator from Maryland

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2017
Length: 4 pages

History

Mar 22, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Ordered Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

S.Con.Res. 11 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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