Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for West Virginia. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 25, 1997
Length: 5 pages
Jun 12, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 25, 1997
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 25, 1997. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
S.Res. 98 (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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