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S.Res. 70: A resolution recognizing the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066 and expressing the sense of the Senate that policies that discriminate against any individual based on the actual or perceived race, ethnicity, national origin, or religion of that individual would be a repetition of the mistakes of Executive Order 9066 and contrary to the values of the United States.

Mazie Hirono

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Hawaii. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2017
Length: 6 pages
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Feb 27, 2017

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Introduced on Feb 27, 2017

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 27, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

Feb 27, 2017
 
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S.Res. 70 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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