S.Res. 369 (100th): An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Appropriations.

An "original bill" is one which is drafted and approved by a committee before it is formally introduced in the House or Senate.


Introduced:

Feb 1, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 1, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Stennis

Senator from Mississippi

Democrat

About the resolution

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History

Feb 1, 1988
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 1, 1988
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.Res. 381 (Related)
Omnibus Funding Resolution of 1988

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Feb 26, 1988

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