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S.Con.Res. 31 (116th): A concurrent resolution recognizing the importance and significance of the 2020 Census and encouraging individuals, families, and households across the United States to participate in the 2020 Census to ensure a complete and accurate count.

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Brian Schatz

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Hawaii. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Dec 18, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 18, 2019 but was never passed by the House.

Cosponsors

42 Cosponsors (36 Democrats, 5 Republicans, 1 Independent)

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History

Dec 18, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Dec 18, 2019
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

S.Con.Res. 31 (116th) was 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Con.Res. 31. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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