Senate Simple Resolution 23
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Countering International Parental Child Abduction Month and expressing the sense of the Senate that Congress should raise awareness of the harm caused by international parental child abduction.
Active
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Passed Senate on Apr 11, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jan 17, 2019
Latest Action
Apr 11, 2019
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
23
Congress
116
Policy Area
International Affairs
International Affairs
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting foreign aid, human rights, international law and organizations; national governance; arms control; diplomacy and foreign officials; alliances and collective security. Measures concerning trade agreements, tariffs, foreign investments, and foreign loans may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
North Carolina
Massachusetts
Minnesota
New Jersey
New Jersey
California
Washington
Passed
April 11, 2019
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Voice Vote.(consideration: CR S2456-2458; text: CR S2457-2458)
Summary

This resolution recognizes the Senate's observation of Countering International Parental Child Abduction Month in April 2019. It also urges the United States to lead in raising awareness about the devastating impact of international child abduction.

Text (3)
April 11, 2019
April 4, 2019
January 17, 2019
Actions (7)
04/11/2019
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2456-2458; text: CR S2457-2458)
04/11/2019
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Voice Vote.(consideration: CR S2456-2458; text: CR S2457-2458)
04/04/2019
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 56.
04/04/2019
Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Risch without amendment and with an amended preamble. Without written report.
04/03/2019
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
01/17/2019
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
01/17/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jan 18, 2019 5:55:13 AM
Updated
Feb 1, 2021 10:22:46 PM