S.Res. 173 (109th): A resolution expressing support for the Good Friday Agreement of 1998 as the blueprint for lasting peace in Northern Ireland.

Introduced:

Jun 16, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Jul 13, 2005

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 13, 2005. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Edward “Ted” Kennedy
Senator from Massachusetts
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2005
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
7/13/2005--Passed Senate without amendment.Reiterates Senate support for the 1998 Good Friday Agreement as the blueprint for a lasting peace in Northern Ireland.Expresses the sense of the Senate that:(1) the Irish ...

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 15, 2005

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 173” 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.

History

Introduced
Jun 16, 2005
Agreed To
Jul 13, 2005
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (7D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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