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S.Con.Res. 17: A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of rotunda of the Capitol for the lying in state of the remains of the last Medal of Honor recipient of World War II, in order to honor the Greatest Generation and the more than 16,000,000 men and women who served in the Armed Forces of the United States from 1941 to 1945.

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Joe Manchin III

Sponsor. Senior Senator for West Virginia. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 16, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

May 16, 2019

Status:

Introduced on May 16, 2019

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 16, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

May 16, 2019
 
Introduced

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S.Con.Res. 17 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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