Summary: S.Res.294 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (10/17/2011)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Commemorates the 182nd anniversary of the opening of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal.

Celebrates the Canal as a facilitator of trade and economic development in the Chesapeake and Mid-Atlantic regions.

Recognizes the potential for recreation along its banks to encourage job creation, outdoor engagement, wellness, and fitness.