A concurrent resolution expressing the bipartisan resolution on Iraq.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jan 17, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution 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 1, 2007.
Senator from Delaware
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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2007
Length: 6 pages
Jan 17, 2007
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Jan 24, 2007
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Feb 1, 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.Con.Res. 2 (110th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.
A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.
This concurrent resolution 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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