S.Con.Res. 25 (110th): A concurrent resolution condemning the recent violent actions of the Government of Zimbabwe against peaceful opposition party activists and members of civil society.

Introduced:

Mar 29, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 26, 2007 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Barack Obama

Senator from Illinois

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2007
Length: 7 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
6/26/2007--Passed Senate without amendment.Expresses the sense of Congress that: (1) the state-sponsored violence taking place in Zimbabwe represents a serious violation of fundamental human rights and the rule of law ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 100 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 17, 2007

What is a resolution?

The “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 25” means this is a Senate 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 29, 2007
Reported by Committee
May 24, 2007
Passed Senate
Jun 26, 2007
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (5D, 1I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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