May 22, 2017 - Issue: Vol. 163, No. 88 — Daily Edition115th Congress (2017 - 2018) - 1st Session
RECOGNIZING NATIONAL FOSTER CARE MONTH; Congressional Record Vol. 163, No. 88
(Senate - May 22, 2017)
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[Pages S3072-S3073] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] RECOGNIZING NATIONAL FOSTER CARE MONTH Mr. McCONNELL. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee be discharged from further consideration of and the Senate now proceed to the consideration of S. Res. 156. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. The clerk will report the resolution by title. The legislative clerk read as follows: A resolution (S. Res. 156) recognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster-care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster-care system. There being no objection, the Senate proceeded to consider the resolution. Mr. McCONNELL. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the resolution be agreed to, the preamble be agreed to, and the motions to reconsider be considered made and laid upon the table. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without objection, it is so ordered. The resolution (S. Res. 156) was agreed to. [[Page S3073]] The preamble was agreed to. (The resolution, with its preamble, is printed in the Record of May 4, 2017, under ``Submitted Resolutions.'') ____________________