Senate Simple Resolution 540
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution recognizing the contributions of AmeriCorps members and alumni to the lives of the people of the United States.
Active
Active
Passed Senate on Mar 11, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Mar 11, 2020
Latest Action
Mar 11, 2020
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
540
Congress
116
Policy Area
Labor and Employment
Labor and Employment
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting hiring and composition of the workforce, wages and benefits, labor-management relations; occupational safety, personnel management, unemployment compensation. Measures concerning public-sector employment may fall under Government Operations and Politics policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Delaware
Minnesota
Delaware
Arkansas
Illinois
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Michigan
California
Minnesota
Mississippi
Montana
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Oregon
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Virginia
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Senate Votes (1)
Passed
March 11, 2020
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 S1707; text: CR S1706)
Summary

This resolution encourages (1) the people of the United States to join in a national effort to salute AmeriCorps members and alumni and to raise awareness about the importance of national and community service, and (2) all individuals to consider opportunities to serve in AmeriCorps. The resolution also acknowledges the accomplishments of AmeriCorps members, alumni, and community partners, and recognizes their important contributions to the lives of the people of the United States.

Text (1)
March 11, 2020
Actions (3)
03/11/2020
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1707; text: CR S1706)
03/11/2020
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.(consideration: CR S1707; text: CR S1706)
03/11/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Record Created
Mar 12, 2020 4:42:12 AM
Record Updated
May 15, 2020 4:28:29 AM