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Jun 14, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 23, 1988
This simple resolution was agreed to on June 23, 1988. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator from Virginia
6/14/1988--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Senate that the President should convene an International Conference on Combatting Illegal Drug Production, Trafficking, and Use in the Western Hemisphere. Specifies that such conference ... Read more >
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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 442”). 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.
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