Passed House & Senate — Feb 10, 2016
Last Action: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
Explanation: This bill was passed by Congress on February 10, 2016 and goes to the President next.
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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.
Senator from New York
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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2001
Length: 2 pages
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 172 (107th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Res. 117 (107th).
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.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 117”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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