S.RES.146: A resolution designating the week of May 12 through May 18, 2013, as "National Police Week".

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about crime and law enforcement
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Sponsor Mary L. Landrieu, D-La.
Total Cosponsors 11 (7 Democrats, 4 Republicans)
Introduced May 16, 2013
Latest Major Action May 16, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Designates the week of May 12-May 18, 2013, as National Police Week.

Expresses support for law enforcement officers across the United States for their efforts to build safer and more secure communities, recognizes their selfless acts of bravery, and honors those who have made the ultimate sacrifice.

Recognizes the need to ensure that law enforcement officers have the equipment, training, and resources necessary to protect their health and safety while they are protecting the public.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 16, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3585; text as passed Senate: CR S3582-3583)