Senate Simple Resolution 234
117th Congress(2021-2022)
A resolution recognizing the 100th Anniversary of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre.
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Passed Senate on May 25, 2021
Overview
Text
Introduced
May 25, 2021
Latest Action
May 25, 2021
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
234
Congress
117
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
Oklahoma
Oklahoma
Senate Votes (1)
Passed
May 25, 2021
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 S3410-3413; text: CR S3426-3428)
Summary

This resolution recognizes the 100th anniversary of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and expresses the hope that this is a moment for the country to see how racial relations have changed during the last 100 years, to celebrate improvements, and to reflect upon the areas where more work is needed.

Text (1)
May 25, 2021
Actions (3)
05/25/2021
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S3410-3413; text: CR S3426-3428)
05/25/2021
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote.(consideration: CR S3410-3413; text: CR S3426-3428)
05/25/2021
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Record Created
May 26, 2021 4:27:14 AM
Record Updated
Jul 15, 2021 4:28:15 AM