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Sponsor. Senator for New Hampshire. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 24, 2002
Length: 2 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 24, 2002
This simple resolution was agreed to on June 24, 2002. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Jun 24, 2002
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 24, 2002
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.
S.Res. 290 (107th) 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Res. 290. This is the one from the 107th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the designation of June 24, 2002 through July 24, 2002 as French Heritage Month (Le Mois De L’Heritage Francais), S. Res. 290, 107th Cong. (2002).
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