S.RES.174: A resolution designating June 20, 2013, as "American Eagle Day", and celebrating the recovery and restoration of the bald eagle, the national symbol of the United States.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about animals
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Sponsor Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn.
Total Cosponsors 7 (3 Democrats, 4 Republicans)
Introduced June 18, 2013
Latest Major Action June 18, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Designates June 20, 2013, as American Eagle Day.

Applauds the issuance of bald eagle commemorative coins by the Secretary of the Treasury as a means by which to generate critical funds for the protection of bald eagles.

Encourages educational entities, organizations, businesses, conservation groups, and government agencies with a shared interest in conserving endangered species to collaborate and develop educational tools for use in the public schools of the United States.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 18, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4620; text as passed Senate: CR S4590-4591)