Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Apr 25, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 25, 2007
This simple resolution was agreed to on April 25, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator from Virginia
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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2007
Length: 3 pages
4/25/2007--Passed Senate without amendment.Commemorates the 400th anniversary of the founding of the colony Jamestown in 1607 and urges all Americans to honor this seminal event in the nation's history. Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Con.Res. 117 (110th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Res. 172 (110th).
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 172”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 172 — 110th Congress: A resolution commemorating the 400th Anniversary of the settlement of Jamestown.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/sres172
“S.Res. 172 — 110th Congress: A resolution commemorating the 400th Anniversary of the settlement of Jamestown..” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/sres172>
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