Jun 23, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 29, 2011
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 29, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Junior Senator from California
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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2011
Length: 4 pages
About the resolution
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S.Res. 216 — 112th Congress: A resolution encouraging women’s political participation in Saudi Arabia.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/sres216
“S.Res. 216 — 112th Congress: A resolution encouraging women’s political participation in Saudi Arabia..” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/sres216>
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