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S.Res. 506: A resolution supporting the designation of May 15, 2018, as “National Senior Fraud Awareness Day” to raise awareness about the increasing number of fraudulent schemes targeted at older people of the United States, to encourage the implementation of policies to prevent these scams from happening, and to improve protections from these scams for seniors.

Sponsor and status

Susan Collins

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maine. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 10, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

May 10, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 10, 2018

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 10, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

History

May 10, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

May 10, 2018
 
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. 506 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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