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Nov 17, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 29, 2010
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 29, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator from New Hampshire
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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2010
Length: 3 pages
Recognizes the significance of the 100th anniversary of the "Weeks Law" (the Act of March 1, 1911) to the history of conservation.Encourages efforts to celebrate the centennial in the White ... Read more >
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The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 679”). 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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