S.Res. 90 (111th): A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the Fifth Summit of the Americas, held in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, April 17, 18, and 19, 2009.

Introduced:

Mar 30, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 3, 2009

This simple resolution was agreed to on April 3, 2009. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 31, 2009
Length: 5 pages

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History

Mar 30, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 31, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 31, 2009
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Resolution Agreed to by Senate.

Apr 3, 2009
 
Agreed To

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.

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.

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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