Senate Simple Resolution 806
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution defending the free exercise of religion.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Dec 18, 2020
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Dec 18, 2020
Latest Action
Dec 18, 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
806
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
Florida
Mississippi
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Indiana
Kentucky
Mississippi
Arkansas
North Carolina
North Dakota
North Dakota
South Dakota
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This resolution affirms the Senate's support for the rights, liberties, and protections enshrined in the Constitution and commits to vigorously defend the right of all people of the United States to engage in the free exercise of religion.

Text (1)
December 18, 2020
Actions (2)
12/18/2020
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S7808)
12/18/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Dec 19, 2020 5:27:11 AM
Updated
Jan 28, 2021 5:24:09 AM