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- 6/28/2001--Passed Senate without amendment.Honors John J. Downing, Brian Fahey, and Harry Ford, who lost their lives in the course of duty as firefighters, and recognizes them for their bravery and ... Read more >
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 27, 2001
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The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 117” means this is a Senate 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 117 — 107th Congress: A resolution honoring John J. Downing, Brian Fahey, and Harry Ford, who lost their lives .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/sres117
“S.Res. 117 — 107th Congress: A resolution honoring John J. Downing, Brian Fahey, and Harry Ford, who lost their lives ....” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. May 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/sres117>
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