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Sponsor. Senator for Rhode Island. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 11, 2006
Length: 3 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 11, 2006
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 11, 2006. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
21 Cosponsors (13 Democrats, 7 Republicans, 1 Independent)
Nov 8, 2005
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May 23, 2006
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Jul 11, 2006
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. 301 (109th) 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. 301. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A resolution commemorating the 100th anniversary of the National Audubon Society, S. Res. 301, 109th Cong. (2005).
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