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Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 11, 1995
Length: 3 pages
Aug 11, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 11, 1995
This simple resolution was agreed to on August 11, 1995. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Aug 11, 1995
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Aug 11, 1995
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. 165 (104th) 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.
This simple 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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A resolution commending the 60th anniversary of the Social Security Act, S. Res. 165, 104th Cong. (1995).
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