S.Res. 138 (108th): Senate Committee Organizing resolution

Introduced:

May 9, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 24, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William “Bill” Frist

Senator from Tennessee

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2003
Length: 6 pages

About the resolution

Full Title

A resolution to amend rule XXII of the Standing Rules of the Senate relating to the consideration of nominations requiring the advice and consent of the Senate.

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Related Bills
S.Res. 5 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jan 6, 2005

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 138” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
May 9, 2003
Reported by Committee
Jun 24, 2003

Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (10R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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