Sponsor and status
100th Congress (1987–1988)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 14, 1988
This simple resolution was agreed to on October 14, 1988. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator for Florida
Oct 14, 1988
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 14, 1988
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
S.Res. 499 (100th) was a simple resolution in the United States Congress.
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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Res. 499. This is the one from the 100th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A resolution commending Richard Brandon for his faithful and outstanding service to the United States and the Nation, S. Res. 499, 100th Cong. (1988).
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