Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for California. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 12, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Jun 12, 2018
Introduced on Jun 12, 2018
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 12, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
Jun 12, 2018
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S.Res. 540 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that flowers grown in the United States support the farmers, small businesses, jobs, and economy of the United States, that flower farming is an honorable vocation, and designating July as “American Grown Flower Month”, S. Res. 540, 115th Cong. (2018).
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