Senate Simple Resolution 257
115th Congress(2017-2018)
A resolution designating September 16, 2017, as "Isaac M. Wise Temple Day".
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Passed Senate on Sep 14, 2017
Overview
Text
Introduced
Sep 14, 2017
Latest Action
Sep 14, 2017
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Simple Resolution
Simple Resolution
A form of legislative measure introduced and potentially acted upon by only one congressional chamber and used for the regulation of business only within the chamber of origin. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.Res. or S.Res. Joint resolutions and concurrent resolutions are other types of resolutions.
Bill Number
257
Congress
115
Policy Area
Arts, Culture, Religion
Arts, Culture, Religion
Primary focus of measure is art, literature, performing arts in all formats; arts and humanities funding; libraries, exhibitions, cultural centers; sound recording, motion pictures, television and film; cultural property and resources; cultural relations; and religion. Measures concerning intellectual property aspects of the arts may fall under Commerce policy area. Measures concerning religious freedom may fall under Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues policy area.
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Passed
September 14, 2017
Type
Unanimous Consent
Unanimous Consent
A senator may request unanimous consent on the floor to set aside a specified rule of procedure so as to expedite proceedings. If no Senator objects, the Senate permits the action, but if any one senator objects, the request is rejected. Unanimous consent requests with only immediate effects are routinely granted, but ones affecting the floor schedule, the conditions of considering a bill or other business, or the rights of other senators, are normally not offered, or a floor leader will object to it, until all senators concerned have had an opportunity to inform the leaders that they find it acceptable.
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S5747; text: CR S5747)
Summary

Designates September 16, 2017, as Isaac M. Wise Temple Day.

Recognizes the importance of the Isaac M. Wise Temple in Cincinnati, Ohio, in:

  • U.S. Jewish history;
  • establishing Cincinnati as a great center of Jewish life, and
  • contributing to religious life in the United States.
Text (1)
September 14, 2017
Actions (3)
09/14/2017
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5747; text: CR S5747)
09/14/2017
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S5747; text: CR S5747)
09/14/2017
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Sep 15, 2017 12:41:21 AM
Updated
Sep 28, 2020 10:41:16 PM