S.Res. 616 (109th): A resolution authorizing the Majority Leader and one staff member to travel to Mexico for the inauguration of the new President of Mexico scheduled for December 2, 2006.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 16, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 16, 2006

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 16, 2006. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

William “Bill” Frist

Senator from Tennessee

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2006
Length: 1 pages

History

Nov 16, 2006
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 16, 2006
 
Agreed To

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. 616 (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.

This simple resolution was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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