Bill Text — Sep 19, 2012
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Sep 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 23, 2011
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Senator from California
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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2011
Length: 4 pages
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 19, 2012
The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 261” means this is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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.
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