Senate Simple Resolution 280
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution commending the officers and personnel of U.S. Customs and Border Protection for their work during the crisis at the Southern border.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jul 23, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jul 23, 2019
Latest Action
Jul 23, 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
280
Congress
116
Policy Area
Immigration
Immigration
Primary focus of measure is administration of immigration and naturalization matters; immigration enforcement procedures; refugees and asylum policies; travel and residence documentation; foreign labor; benefits for immigrants. Measures concerning smuggling and trafficking of persons may fall under Crime and Law Enforcement policy area. Measures concerning refugees may fall under International Affairs policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
South Carolina
North Carolina
Louisiana
Missouri
Nebraska
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This resolution commends U.S. Customs and Border Protection personnel for their service at the southern border and calls on Congress to pass legislation to manage migrant flow.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
07/23/2019
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (text: CR S5016)
07/23/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jul 24, 2019 4:57:15 AM
Updated
Aug 4, 2020 4:23:35 AM