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Sponsor. Senator for Oklahoma. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 25, 2003
Length: 3 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
This resolution was introduced on November 25, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Nov 25, 2003
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S.Res. 275 (108th) 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. 275. This is the one from the 108th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A resolution to affirm the Defense of Marriage Act, S. Res. 275, 108th Cong. (2003).
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