Senate Simple Resolution 44
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution raising awareness and encouraging the prevention of stalking by designating January 2019 as "National Stalking Awareness Month".
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Passed Senate on Feb 5, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Feb 5, 2019
Latest Action
Feb 5, 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
44
Congress
116
Policy Area
Crime and Law Enforcement
Crime and Law Enforcement
Primary focus of measure is criminal offenses, investigation and prosecution, procedure and sentencing; corrections and imprisonment; juvenile crime; law enforcement administration. Measures concerning terrorism may fall under Emergency Management or International Affairs policy areas.
Sponsorship by Party
Passed
February 5, 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: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.(consideration: CR S874; text: CR S870-871)
Summary

This resolution designates January 2019 as National Stalking Awareness Month.

Additionally, it does the following:

  • applauds the efforts of service providers, police, prosecutors, national and community organizations, campuses, and private sector supporters to promote awareness of stalking;
  • encourages increased awareness of stalking and the availability of services for stalking victims; and
  • urges national and community organizations, private businesses, and the media to promote awareness of the crime of stalking through National Stalking Awareness Month.
Text (1)
February 5, 2019
Actions (3)
02/05/2019
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S874; text: CR S870-871)
02/05/2019
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.(consideration: CR S874; text: CR S870-871)
02/05/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Feb 6, 2019 6:10:14 AM
Updated
Mar 10, 2020 4:35:01 AM