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S.RES.290: A resolution commemorating the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, or the Night of the Broken Glass.

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 Benjamin L. Cardin, D-Md.
Total Cosponsors 8 (7 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced Nov. 12, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 12, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Recognizes the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht.

Pays tribute to the over 6 million Jewish people killed during the Holocaust and the families affected by the tragedy.

Supports U.S. efforts to address the legacy of the Holocaust and combat domestic and global manifestations of anti-Semitism.

Requests that the Secretary of the Senate prepare an enrolled version of this resolution for presentation to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 12, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7964; text as passed Senate: CR S7962)