S.Res. 256 (104th): A resolution to authorize the production of records by the Select Committee on Intelligence.


May 23, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 23, 1996

This simple resolution was agreed to on May 23, 1996. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Robert Dole

Senator from Kansas



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

5/23/1996--Introduced.Authorizes the Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence to provide copies of records requested by the Office of Inspector General of the Central Intelligence Agency ... Read more >


May 23, 1996

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 23, 1996
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. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 256”). 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 (1D) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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