S.RES.257: A resolution designating October 3, 2013, as "Jumpstart's Read for the Record Day".

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about education
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Sponsor Patty Murray, D-Wash.
Total Cosponsors 7 (4 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Introduced Sept. 25, 2013
Latest Major Action Sept. 25, 2013
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Designates October 3, 2013, as Jumpstart's Read for the Record Day.

Commends Jumpstart's Read for the Record on its eighth year. (Jumpstart is a national nonprofit early childhood education organization.)

Encourages adults to: (1) join children in creating the world's largest shared reading experience, and (2) show their support for early literacy and Jumpstart's early education programming for young children in low-income communities.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 25, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR 9/24/2013 S6901; text as passed Senate: CR 9/24/2013 S6893)