Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 3, 2009
Length: 4 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on March 2, 2009 but was never passed by the House.
Mar 2, 2009
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 2, 2009
Passed Senate (House next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Mar 4, 2010
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 435 (111th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Con.Res. 9 (111th).
S.Con.Res. 9 (111th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Con.Res. 9. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A concurrent resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week, S. Con. Res. 9, 111th Cong. (2009).
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