S.CON.RES.13: A concurrent resolution commending the Boys & Girls Clubs of America for its role in improving outcomes for millions of young people and thousands of communities.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about social welfare
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Sponsor Bob Casey, D-Pa.
Total Cosponsors 14 (13 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced April 17, 2013
Latest Major Action April 17, 2013
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Bill Summary

Commends the Boys & Girls Clubs of America for its work serving youth and strengthening thousands of communities.

Recognizes the importance of high-impact mentoring of young people in ensuring positive outcomes for young people of all backgrounds.

Supports youth mentoring as a strategy to prepare young people for education, careers, and citizenship.

Encourages the Boys & Girls Clubs of America to continue and expand programs that expose young people to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

Commits to strengthening the partnership between the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and various federal agencies and departments in order to serve an even greater number of young people.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 17, 2013 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2751-2752)