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Nov 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on April 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Pennsylvania
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Last Updated: Jun 8, 2010
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6/8/2010--Reported to Senate without amendment.Expresses the sense of the Senate that the Supreme Court should permit live television coverage of all open sessions of the Court unless the Court decides, ... 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. 339”). 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.
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