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S.Con.Res. 63 (104th): A concurrent resolution to express the sense of Congress that the Secretary of Agriculture should dispose of all remaining commodities in the disaster reserve maintained under the Agricultural Act of 1970 to relieve the distress of livestock producers whose ability to maintain livestock is adversely affected by disaster conditions existing in certain areas of the United States, such as prolonged drought or flooding, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Nancy Kassebaum

Sponsor. Senator for Kansas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 12, 1996
Length: 1 page
Introduced
May 24, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Status

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Jun 12, 1996

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on June 12, 1996. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.

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History

May 24, 1996
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 5, 1996
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 12, 1996
 
Passed House

The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 12, 1996
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

S.Con.Res. 63 (104th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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