Vote — Oct 8, 2015 4:30 p.m.
Nov 15, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This resolution was introduced on November 15, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Illinois
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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2007
Length: 3 pages
Recognizes the pioneering career of Carl Stokes, who helped expand political opportunity for minorities by becoming the first African-American mayor of a major American city.Commemorates the 40th anniversary of the ... Read more >
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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 383”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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