S.RES.307: A resolution permitting the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate buildings.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
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Sponsor Bernard Sanders, I-Vt.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced Nov. 20, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 20, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Authorizes a Senator, officer, or employee of the Senate to: (1) collect from another such individual, within Senate buildings, nonmonetary donations of clothing, toys, food, and housewares for charitable purposes related to serving persons in need or members of the Armed Forces and the families of those members during the holiday season, if the charitable purposes do not otherwise violate any rule or regulation of the Senate or of federal law; and (2) work with a nonprofit organization with respect to the delivery of such donations.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 20, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8410; text as passed Senate: CR S8369)