Senate Simple Resolution 593
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution to recognize the 50th anniversary of Earth Day and the leadership of its founder, Senator Gaylord Nelson.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on May 20, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
May 20, 2020
Latest Action
May 20, 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
593
Congress
116
Policy Area
Environmental Protection
Environmental Protection
Primary focus of measure is regulation of pollution including from hazardous substances and radioactive releases; climate change and greenhouse gases; environmental assessment and research; solid waste and recycling; ecology. Measures concerning energy exploration, efficiency, and conservation may fall under Energy policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Wisconsin
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Delaware
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Rhode Island
Minnesota
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This bill recognizes April 22, 2020, as the 50th anniversary of Earth Day and commends the leadership of its founder, Senator Gaylord Nelson.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
05/20/2020
Referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works. (text: CR S2556-2557)
05/20/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
May 21, 2020 4:27:09 AM
Updated
Nov 20, 2020 5:29:02 AM