New Cosponsor — Mar 8, 2010
New Cosponsor: Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH]
The resolution now has 1 cosponsor (1 Democrat).
Mar 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This resolution was introduced on March 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Colorado
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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2010
Length: 5 pages
The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 440” means this is a Senate 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.
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