S.Res.407 - A resolution honoring former Senator and Rear Admiral Jeremiah Andrew Denton, Jr.113th Congress (2013-2014)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Sessions, Jeff [R-AL] (Introduced 03/31/2014)|
|Latest Action:||03/31/2014 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1881; text as passed Senate: CR S1874) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.407 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (03/31/2014)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Declares that the Senate: (1) has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death of the Honorable Jeremiah Andrew Denton, Jr., former Member of the Senate; (2) honors the legacy and service of the former Senator and retired Rear Admiral for his life of loyalty, duty, integrity, and moral sincerity; (3) extends its deepest condolences and sympathy to his family and friends who have lost an inspiring leader and confidant; (4) honors the dauntless valor of Senator Denton, beloved son of Alabama, for his dedication and life of selfless service to the people of the United States; (5) recognizes that Senator Denton was a champion for humanitarian aid and international assistance programs through his legislative work and initiatives; (6) reiterates his resolute character as a paragon of bravery who lived a life of honor guided by his values and commitment to the defense of the United States; and (7) expresses admiration and profound respect for his legacy as a truly courageous and inspirational leader.
Declares that when the Senate adjourns on March 31, 2014, it stand adjourned as a further mark of respect for the memory of Senator Denton.