Senate Simple Resolution 612
115th Congress(2017-2018)
A resolution designating September 2018 as "National Child Awareness Month" to promote awareness of charities that benefit children and youth-serving organizations throughout the United States and recognizing the efforts made by those charities and organizations on behalf of children and youth as critical contributions to the future of the United States.
Active
Active
Passed Senate on Sep 6, 2018
Overview
Text
Introduced
Aug 22, 2018
Latest Action
Sep 6, 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
612
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
Passed
September 6, 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

Designates September 2018 as National Child Awareness Month to: (1) promote awareness of youth-serving charities and organizations throughout the United States, (2) recognize the efforts made by those charities and organizations as critical contributions to the future of the United States, and (3) recognize the importance of meeting the needs of at-risk children and youth.

Text (2)
September 6, 2018
August 22, 2018
Actions (6)
09/06/2018
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
09/06/2018
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
09/06/2018
Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6103-6104)
09/06/2018
Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S6103-6104)
08/22/2018
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S5833-5834)
08/22/2018
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Aug 23, 2018 4:55:44 AM
Updated
Dec 8, 2020 1:38:21 PM