Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Mississippi. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2010
Length: 3 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This resolution was introduced on July 14, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
9 Cosponsors (7 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Jul 20, 2010
Jul 14, 2010
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 20, 2010
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 588 (111th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Res. 582 (111th).
S.Res. 582 (111th) 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. 582. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A resolution recognizing the economic and environmental impacts of the British Petroleum oil spill on the people of the Gulf Coast and their way of life and urging British Petroleum to give all due consideration to offers of assistance, products, or services from the States directly impacted by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, S. Res. 582, 111th Cong. (2010).
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