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S.RES.153: A resolution recognizing the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||social sciences and history|
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|Sponsor||Patrick J. Toomey, R-Pa.|
|Total Cosponsors||2 (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)|
|Introduced||May 23, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||July 29, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the Senate
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(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Recognizes the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie (fought during the War of 1812).
Remembers this significant victory in the "Second War of Independence" of the United States.
Commends the city of Erie, Pennsylvania, and the Perry 200 Commemoration Commission for their efforts to ensure appropriate recognition of this historic event.
Expresses gratitude to all the sailors and marines who gave their lives in honorable service to the United States on Lake Erie 200 years ago.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|July 29, 2013||Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.|
|July 29, 2013||Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6027-6028)|
|May 23, 2013||Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S3863)|