Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oklahoma. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2007
Length: 4 pages
Mar 29, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 18, 2007
This simple resolution was agreed to on April 18, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Mar 29, 2007
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 18, 2007
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. 139 (110th) 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 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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A resolution commending General Peter J. Schoomaker for his extraordinary dedication to duty and service to the United States, S. Res. 139, 110th Cong. (2007).
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