Find your legislators by address, ZIP code or name
S.RES.12: A resolution recognizing the third anniversary of the tragic earthquake in Haiti on January 12, 2010, honoring those who lost their lives in that earthquake, and expressing continued solidarity with the people of Haiti.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||international affairs|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Bill Nelson, D-Fla.|
|Total Cosponsors||12 (All Democrats)|
|Introduced||Jan. 24, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||March 11, 2013|
|See it on||GovTrack|
|See it on||C-SPAN|
- Bill introduced in the Senate
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill signed into law
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to Senate on February 14, 2013. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Mourns the loss of lives as a result of the earthquake in Haiti on January 12, 2010, and the subsequent cholera epidemic.
Honors the sacrifice made by the government and civil society of Haiti, the U.S. government, the United Nations (U.N.), and the international community in their response to those affected by the calamity.
Reaffirms the Senate's solidarity with the government and people of Haiti.
Supports the long-term reconstruction efforts of the United States in full cooperation with the government of Haiti, its Office of the Secretary of State for the Integration of Persons with Disabilities, and Haitian civil society, and with private sector support.
Urges the President and the international community to: (1) focus assistance on increasing the Haitian public sector's capacity to provide servic...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|March 11, 2013||Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1668-1669; text as passed Senate: CR S1668-1669)|
|Feb. 14, 2013||Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 15.|
|Feb. 14, 2013||Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez with an amendment and with an amended preamble. Without written report.|
|Feb. 13, 2013||Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.|
|Jan. 24, 2013||Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S291-292)|