S.Res. 197 (101st): A resolution to ensure that sufficient funds are available to aid the victims of the California earthquake and Hurricane Hugo without increasing the federal budget deficit.


Oct 25, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 25, 1989

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 25, 1989. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Warren Rudman

Senator from New Hampshire


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Declares the position of the Senate that the conferees on the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1989 shall include in the conference report on such bill provisions which will raise ... Read more >


Oct 25, 1989

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 25, 1989
Agreed To

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.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 197”). 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.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Oct 25, 1989 2:18 p.m.
Resolution Agreed to 88/11

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