Summary: S.Res.496 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (06/16/2016)

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

Condemns the terrorist attack on the Pulse Orlando nightclub on June 12, 2016.

Honors those who were killed and expresses hope for the recovery of those who were injured.

Applauds the dedication and bravery of the law enforcement and counterterrorism officials who responded to the attack.

Declares that the House of Representatives stands together with all people of the United States in the face of terror and hate.

Reaffirms the commitment of the United States and its allies to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and other terrorist groups at home and abroad and to address the threat posed by homegrown terrorism.