Public Law 115-58: A joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terrorist attack that took place during events between August 11 and August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Virginia, recognizing the first responders who lost their lives while monitoring the events, offering deepest condolences to the families and friends of those individuals who were killed and deepest sympathies and support to those individuals who were injured by the violence, expressing support for the Charlottesville community, rejecting White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups, and urging the President and the President’s Cabinet to use all available resources to address the threats posed by those groups.

By | January 7, 2019
Seal of the United States Congress

Seal of the United States Congress.

Condemns the violence and sentiments behind the terror attack in Charlottesville, Virginia; offers condolences to the families of the victims; urges the President to speak out against domestic hate groups.

Official Summary

Passed House
2017-09-12
Passed Senate
2017-09-11
Signed by President
2017-09-14
Became Public Law
2017-09-14

Amendments

None.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Sen. Warner, Mark R. [D-VA]

Votes

Passed House without objection.

Passed Senate by unanimous consent.

Related bill:  HJRES 117 (Did not pass the House)

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