S.Con.Res. 50 (112th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress regarding actions to preserve and advance the multistakeholder governance model under which the Internet has thrived.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Dec 5, 2012

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on December 5, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.

Sponsor:

Marco Rubio

Junior Senator from Florida

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 5, 2012
Length: 2 pages

History

Jun 27, 2012
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 19, 2012
 
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.

Sep 22, 2012
 
Passed Senate

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.

Sep 23, 2012
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed).

Dec 5, 2012
 
Passed House

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.

Dec 5, 2012
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

S.Con.Res. 50 (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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