S.Res.193 - A resolution commending the bravery of the United States Capitol Police, the Police Department of Alexandria, Virginia, and all first responders who protected Members of Congress, their staff, and others during the shooting on June 14, 2017, at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kaine, Tim [D-VA] (Introduced 06/15/2017)|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/15/2017 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.193 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (06/15/2017)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
- U.S. Capitol Police Special Agents David Bailey, Crystal Griner, and Henry Cabrera for responding to and ultimately ending the threat to Members of Congress, their staff, and others during the shooting at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park in Alexandria, Virginia, on June 14, 2017;
- the Police Department, the Office of the Sheriff, and the Fire Department of Alexandria, Virginia, and the first responders who reported to the scene;
- victims Steve Scalise, Zachary Barth, and Matthew Mika, who survived the shooting; and
- the U.S. Capitol Police for their professionalism, vigilance, and self-sacrifice in protecting Members of Congress and congressional employees, visitors, and facilities.
Recognizes that threats to Members of Congress also threaten the foundations of our representative democracy.