Oct 20, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on October 20, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New York
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Oct 20, 1998
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S.Res. 311 (105th) 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 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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