Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Alaska. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 13, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced on Jun 13, 2019
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 13, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
What legislators are saying
“Murkowski Introduces Measure Recognizing 2019 as International Year of the Salmon”
— Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] (Sponsor) on Jun 14, 2019
Jun 13, 2019
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S.Res. 251 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 recognizing 2019 as the International Year of the Salmon, a framework of collaboration across the Northern Hemisphere to sustain and recover salmon stocks through research, partnerships, and public action, S. Res. 251, 116th Cong. (2019).
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