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S.RES.99: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that public servants should be commended for their dedication and continued service to the United States during Public Service Recognition Week.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Jon Tester, D-Mont.
Total Cosponsors 6 (All Democrats)
Introduced April 16, 2013
Latest Major Action April 16, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Supports the designation of the week of May 5-May 11, 2013, as Public Service Recognition Week. Commends government employees for their contributions and their dedication to and spirit for public service.

Honors government employees who have given their lives in service to their country.

Calls upon a new generation to consider a career in public service as an honorable profession. Encourages efforts to promote public service careers at all levels of government.

(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 S2696; text as passed Senate: CR S2688)