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Sponsor. Senator for Tennessee. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 21, 2004
Length: 2 pages
Nov 20, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 21, 2004
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 21, 2004. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Nov 20, 2004
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 21, 2004
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.
Dec 6, 2006
Reintroduced Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 625 (109th).
S.Res. 480 (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.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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