Senate Simple Resolution 688
115th Congress(2017-2018)
A resolution expressing support for the designation of the week of November 19 through November 23, 2018, as "National Family Service Learning Week".
Active
Active
Passed Senate on Nov 29, 2018
Overview
Text
Introduced
Nov 15, 2018
Latest Action
Nov 29, 2018
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
688
Congress
115
Policy Area
Families
Families
Primary focus of measure is child and family welfare, services, and relationships; marriage and family status; domestic violence and child abuse. Measures concerning public assistance programs or aging may fall under Social Welfare policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Texas
Kentucky
Minnesota
Mississippi
New Jersey
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Passed
November 29, 2018
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: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
Summary

Supports the designation of November 19-November 23, 2018, as National Family Service Learning Week to raise awareness about the importance of family service learning, family literacy, community service, and two-generational learning experiences.

Text (2)
November 29, 2018
November 15, 2018
Actions (6)
11/29/2018
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
11/29/2018
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
11/29/2018
Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7247)
11/29/2018
Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions discharged by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S7247)
11/15/2018
Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S7051-7055)
11/15/2018
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Nov 16, 2018 5:25:24 AM
Updated
Sep 28, 2020 10:42:28 PM