S.Con.Res. 116 (94th): A concurrent resolution relating to the standards and rights of foster children.


May 12, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 12, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dewey Bartlett

Senator from Oklahoma


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 >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 12, 1976

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This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 116”). 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.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 633 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 12, 1976

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