Summary: S.Res.214 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (08/01/2017)

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

Designates June 19, 2017, as Juneteenth Independence Day.

Recognizes the historical significance and supports the continued celebration of Juneteenth Independence Day, which commemorates the end of slavery in the United States.