S.RES.494: A resolution relative to the death of Howard H. Baker, Jr., former United States Senator for the State of Tennessee.

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Sponsor Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.
Total Cosponsors 99 (53 Democrats, 2 Independents, 44 Republicans)
Introduced June 26, 2014
Latest Major Action June 30, 2014
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Declares that the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death of the Honorable Howard H. Baker, Jr., former member of the U.S. Senate.

Declares that when the Senate adjourns June 26, 2014, it stand adjourned as a further mark of respect to the memory of Senator Baker, Jr.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 30, 2014 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
June 26, 2014 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4190; text as passed Senate: CR S4166)