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S.RES. 540

A resolution recognizing the historical significance of the sloop-of-war USS Constellation as a reminder of the participation of the United States in the transatlantic slave trade and of the efforts of the United States to end the slave trade.

Sep 23, 2008: Passed Senate


September 23, 2008
7:43 PM EDT
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S9344-9345; text as passed Senate: CR S9344-9345)
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September 18, 2008 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 1030.
September 18, 2008 Committee on the Judiciary. Reported by Senator Leahy without amendment and with a preamble. Without written report.
September 18, 2008 Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
April 29, 2008 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S3514-3515)
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