Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 21, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Introduced on May 21, 2019
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 21, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
May 21, 2019
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S.Res. 217 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
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A resolution expressing support for the designation of June 7 through June 9, 2019, as “National Gun Violence Awareness Weekend” and June 2019 as “National Gun Violence Awareness Month”, S. Res. 217, 116th Cong. (2019).
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