Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Indiana. Republican.
Last Updated: May 24, 2007
Length: 6 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 24, 2007
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 24, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
12 Cosponsors (6 Republicans, 6 Democrats)
May 21, 2007
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May 24, 2007
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May 24, 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. 211 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Res. 211. This is the one from the 110th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A resolution expressing the profound concerns of the Senate regarding the transgression against freedom of thought and expression that is being carried out in Venezuela, and for other purposes, S. Res. 211, 110th Cong. (2007).
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