S.RES.98: A resolution honoring the life, legacy, and example of British Prime Minister Baroness Margaret Thatcher.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about international affairs
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Sponsor Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced April 16, 2013
Latest Major Action April 16, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Honors the legacy of Baroness Margaret Thatcher for her commitment to advancing freedom and democracy.

Extends condolences to the family of Baroness Margaret Thatcher and the people of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Recognizes that Baroness Margaret Thatcher, working with President Ronald Reagan, helped bring a peaceful end to the Cold War.

Supports the close ties and the special relationship between the United States and the United Kingdom.

Expresses admiration for Baroness Margaret Thatcher and her legacy as a transformative leader in the United Kingdom and the world.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 16, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2670; text as passed Senate: CR S2687-2688)