Senate Concurrent Resolution 15
117th Congress(2021-2022)
A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the withdrawal of Armed Forces from Afghanistan does not undermine or diminish the sacrifice, efforts, and accomplishments of the members of the Armed Forces, diplomats, humanitarians, allies, and partners.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Sep 15, 2021
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Sep 15, 2021
Latest Action
Sep 15, 2021
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Concurrent Resolution
Concurrent Resolution
A form of legislative measure used for the regulation of business within both chambers of Congress, not for proposing changes in law. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.Con.Res. or S.Con.Res. Joint resolutions and simple resolutions are other types of resolutions.
Bill Number
15
Congress
117
Policy Area
Armed Forces and National Security
Armed Forces and National Security
Primary focus of measure is military operations and spending, facilities, procurement and weapons, personnel, intelligence; strategic materials; war and emergency powers; veterans’ issues. Measures concerning alliances and collective security, arms sales and military assistance, or arms control may fall under International Affairs policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Iowa
Mississippi
Louisiana
Florida
Mississippi
North Dakota
North Dakota
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This concurrent resolution expresses the sense of Congress that the men and women who undertook efforts in Afghanistan over the years have provided heroic service to the country and the peace experienced by the United States is a direct result of the actions of the service members, diplomats, and humanitarians.

The concurrent resolution also expresses that veterans who feel stress, anger, or disappointment over the end of operations in Afghanistan should seek resources and reach out to friends, mentors, and caregivers.

Text (1)
September 15, 2021
Actions (2)
09/15/2021
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S6528)
09/15/2021
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Record Created
Sep 16, 2021 4:12:13 AM
Record Updated
Sep 27, 2021 5:44:42 PM