S.Res. 117 (107th): A resolution honoring John J. Downing, Brian Fahey, and Harry Ford, who lost their lives in the course of duty as firefighters.


Jun 26, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 28, 2001

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 28, 2001. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Hillary Clinton

Senator from New York



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Jun 26, 2001

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 28, 2001
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.

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.


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H.Res. 172 (identical)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 27, 2001

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