May 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on May 31, 2011
This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on May 31, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.
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Last Updated: May 31, 2011
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This is the first step in the legislative process.
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.
S.Con.Res. 16 (112th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.
A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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