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Jun 29, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This resolution was introduced on June 29, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wisconsin
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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2006
Length: 9 pages
A resolution to amend the Standing Rules of the Senate to provide greater transparency in the legislative process.
6/29/2006--Introduced.Senate Legislative Transparency and Accountability Resolution of 2006 - Amends Rule XXIII (Privilege of the Floor) of the Standing Rules of the Senate to deny floor privileges (except for ceremonial ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 525”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 525 — 109th Congress: Senate Legislative Transparency and Accountability Resolution of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/sres525
“S.Res. 525 — 109th Congress: Senate Legislative Transparency and Accountability Resolution of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/sres525>
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