S.Con.Res.5 - A concurrent resolution affirming the importance of religious freedom as a fundamental human right that is essential to a free society and protected for all people of the United States under the Constitution of the United States, and recognizing the 231st anniversary of the enactment of the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom.115th Congress (2017-2018)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Daines, Steve [R-MT] (Introduced 01/17/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 01/17/2017 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.5 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (01/17/2017)
Calls for honoring the 231st anniversary of the enactment of the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom on Religious Freedom Day, January 16, 2017.
- religious freedom includes the right of individuals of any faith and individuals of no faith to live, work, associate, and worship in accordance with their beliefs;
- all people of the United States can be unified in supporting religious freedom because it is a fundamental human right; and
- the American people will remain forever unshackled in matters of faith.