Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 12, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
This resolution was introduced on May 12, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oklahoma
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.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call 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. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/sconres116>
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