Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for New Jersey. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 13, 2021
Length: 6 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Introduced on Apr 13, 2021
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 13, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
22 Cosponsors (21 Democrats, 1 Independent)
Apr 13, 2021
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S.Res. 153 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Res. 153. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
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A resolution recognizing the week of April 11 through April 17, 2021, as “Black Maternal Health Week” to bring national attention to the maternal health crisis in the United States and the importance of reducing maternal mortality and morbidity among Black women and birthing persons, S. Res. 153, 117th Cong. (2021).
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