About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- 5/12/1976--Introduced.States that every foster child has inherent rights and standards for treatment including the following:(1) to be cherished by a family of his own;(2) to be nurtured by foster parents ... Read more >
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 12, 1976
- What is a resolution?
The “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 116” means this is a Senate 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.
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Con.Res. 116 — 94th Congress: A concurrent resolution relating to the standards and rights of foster children.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/sconres116
“S.Con.Res. 116 — 94th Congress: A concurrent resolution relating to the standards and rights of foster children..” www.GovTrack.us. 1976. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/sconres116>
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