Introduced a week after Wiesel’s death on 7/2/16, this resolution commended his efforts to “preserve the memory of those who perished and prevent the recurrence of another Holocaust” and to “combat hate and intolerance.”
170 cosponsors (129D, 41R).
See also: H.R. 5691 of 7/8/16 and *S. Res. 523 of 7/7/16.
Last major action: 9/12/16 agreed to by voice vote.