Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Indiana. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 10, 2017
Length: 4 pages
May 10, 2017
Introduced on May 10, 2017
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 10, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
- See Instead:
S.Res. 170 (same title)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — May 17, 2017
May 10, 2017
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S.Res. 161 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that defense laboratories are on the cutting-edge of scientific and technological advancement, and supporting the designation of May 18, 2017, as “Department of Defense Laboratory Day”, S. Res. 161, 115th Cong. (2017).
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