S.RES.431: A resolution honoring military children during the National Month of the Military Child.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Patty Murray, D-Wash.
Total Cosponsors 12 (10 Democrats, 1 Independent, 1 Republican)
Introduced April 30, 2014
Latest Major Action April 30, 2014
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Bill Summary

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Joins the Secretary of Defense (DOD) in honoring the children of members of the Armed Forces and recognizes that such children share in the burden of protecting the United States.

Urges the people of the United States to join with the military community in observing the National Month of the Military Child (observed annually in April) with appropriate ceremonies and activities that honor, support, and thank military children.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 30, 2014 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2568; text as passed Senate: CR S2567-2568)