Senate Simple Resolution 627
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution recognizing June 2020 as "LGBTQ Pride Month".
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jun 17, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jun 17, 2020
Latest Action
Jun 17, 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
627
Congress
116
Policy Area
Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues
Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues
Primary focus of measure is discrimination on basis of race, ethnicity, age, sex, gender, health or disability; First Amendment rights; due process and equal protection; abortion rights; privacy. Measures concerning abortion rights and procedures may fall under Health policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Ohio
California
Connecticut
Delaware
Delaware
Illinois
Maryland
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Minnesota
Montana
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Jersey
New Mexico
New Mexico
Alabama
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Virginia
Virginia
Washington
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This resolution expresses support for the rights, freedoms, and equal treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people.

The resolution recognizes that LGBTQ rights are human rights and protected by the laws of the United States and international treaties.

Additionally, the resolution encourages the celebration of LGBTQ Pride Month in June.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
06/17/2020
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S3066-3067)
06/17/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jun 18, 2020 4:42:08 AM
Updated
Jul 1, 2020 4:43:38 AM