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A resolution recognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges faced by children in the foster care system, acknowledging the dedication of foster care parents, advocates, and workers, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system.


Actions Overview (3)

Date Actions Overview
06/04/2012Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.(text: CR S3689-3690)
06/04/2012Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions discharged by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S3689-3690)
05/16/2012Introduced in Senate

All Actions (4)

Date All Actions
06/04/2012Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S3689-3690)
06/04/2012Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S3689-3690)
05/16/2012Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S3236)
05/16/2012Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S3237-3238)

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Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions05/16/2012 Referred to
06/04/2012 Discharged from

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Latest Summary (2)

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Passed Senate without amendment (06/04/2012)

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

Recognizes National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges that children in the foster care system face.

Encourages Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system.

Supports the designation of May as National Foster Care Month.