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S.RES.147: A resolution recognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||families|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Mary L. Landrieu, D-La.|
|Total Cosponsors||11 (8 Democrats, 3 Republicans)|
|Introduced||May 16, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||May 16, 2013|
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- 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 introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Supports the designation of May 2013 as National Foster Care Month.
Recognizes National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges that children in the foster care system face.
Encourages Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|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 S3583-3584)|