S.RES.371: A resolution honoring the legacy and accomplishments of Jan Karski on the centennial of his birth.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Robert Menendez, D-N.J.
Total Cosponsors 2 (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)
Introduced March 5, 2014
Latest Major Action April 1, 2014
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Bill Summary

Recognizes the life and legacy of Dr. Jan Karski on the centennial of his birth, and expresses the Senate's gratitude for his efforts alerting the free world about the atrocities committed by Nazi and totalitarian forces in occupied Poland during World War II.

Applauds the awarding of the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Jan Karski for his efforts during World War II and reaffirms the importance of the U.S.-Poland relationship.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 1, 2014 Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
April 1, 2014 Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S2041)
April 1, 2014 Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.
March 5, 2014 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S1323)