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Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 18, 2000
Length: 3 pages
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 18, 2000
This simple resolution was agreed to on October 18, 2000. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Oct 17, 2000
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 18, 2000
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 378 (106th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.Res. 631 (106th).
Oct 18, 2000
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.
H.Res. 631 (106th) 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 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Honoring the members of the crew of the guided missile destroyer U.S.S. COLE (DDG-67) who were killed or wounded in the terrorist bombing attack on that vessel in Aden, Yemen, on October 12, 2000, expressing the sympathies of the House of Representatives to the families of those crew members, commending the ship’s crew for their heroic damage control efforts, and condemning the bombing of that ship, H.R. Res. 631, 106th Cong. (2000).
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