S.RES.510: A resolution congratulating the Newport Jazz Festival on its 60th anniversary.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about arts, culture, religion
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Sponsor Jack Reed, D-R.I.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Democrats)
Introduced July 22, 2014
Latest Major Action July 22, 2014
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Commemorates the 60th Newport Jazz Festival taking place from August 1-3, 2014, in Newport, Rhode Island.

Recognizes the historical significance of the Newport Jazz Festival and the role it has played in celebrating jazz music and making it relevant to generations of people in the United States.

Recognizes the musicians, sponsors, volunteers, and the community of Newport for continuing the tradition of the Newport Jazz Festival.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

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Date Description
July 22, 2014 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4682-4683; text as passed Senate: CR S4714)