S.Con.Res 29: A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of the rotunda of the United States Capitol for an event to present the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to Neil A. Armstrong, Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, Jr., Michael Collins, and John Herschel Glenn, Jr., i

S.Con.Res 29

A concurrent resolution authorizing the use of the rotunda of the United States Capitol for an event to present the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to Neil A. Armstrong, Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, Jr., Michael Collins, and John Herschel Glenn, Jr., i

Sponsor
Sen. Bill Nelson

Date
October 3, 2011 (112th Congress, 1st Session)

Staff Contact
Sarah Makin

Floor Situation

On Monday, October 3, 2011, the House is scheduled consider S. Con. Res. 29 under a suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage.  The resolution was introduced by Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) on September 23, 2011, and referred to the House Committee on House Administration.  On September 23, 2011, the Senate considered and agreed to the resolution, without amendment, by unanimous consent.

Bill Summary

S. Con. Res. 29 would authorize the rotunda of the United States Capitol to be used on November 16, 2011 for the presentation of the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to Neil A. Armstrong, Edwin E. `Buzz' Aldrin, Jr., Michael Collins, and John Herschel Glenn, Jr., in recognition of their significant contributions to society.

Cost

CBO has not released a cost estimate as of press time.