S.RES.296: A resolution designating the week beginning on October 13, 2013, as "National Wildlife Refuge Week".

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about animals
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Sponsor Christopher A. Coons, D-Del.
Total Cosponsors 3 (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced Nov. 14, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 14, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Designates the week beginning on October 13, 2013, as National Wildlife Refuge Week.

Encourages the observance of National Wildlife Refuge Week with appropriate events and activities.

Reaffirms the support of the Senate for wildlife conservation and the National Wildlife Refuge System.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 14, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8069; text as passed Senate: CR S8055-8056)