A bill to express the sense of Congress on Iraq.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Michigan. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 1, 2007
Length: 12 pages
Jan 31, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on February 5, 2007.
- See Instead:
S. 574 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Feb 17, 2007
Jan 31, 2007
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Feb 1, 2007
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Feb 5, 2007
Failed Cloture in the Senate
The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.
S. 470 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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