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S.RES.289: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that ambush marketing adversely affects the United States Olympic and Paralympic teams.

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Sponsor Mark Begich, D-Alaska
Total Cosponsors 2 (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)
Introduced Nov. 7, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 6, 2014
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Bill Summary

Expresses the sense of the Senate that: (1) official sponsor support is critical to the success of Team USA at all international competitions, and (2) ambush marketing adversely affects the U.S. olympic and paralympic teams and their ability to attract and retain corporate sponsorships.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 6, 2014 Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S834)
Feb. 6, 2014 Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S834)
Feb. 6, 2014 Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation discharged by Unanimous Consent.
Nov. 7, 2013 Referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (text of measure as introduced: CR S7930-7931)