Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 27, 2011
Length: 5 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 27, 2011
This simple resolution was agreed to on January 27, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
18 Cosponsors (14 Democrats, 4 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Manchin: West Virginians Deserve A Government That Works For Them”
— Sen. Joe Manchin [D-WV] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 27, 2011
S.Res. 28 (112th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Res. 28. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A resolution to establish as a standing order of the Senate that a Senator publicly disclose a notice of intent to objecting to any measure or matter, S. Res. 28, 112th Cong. (2011).
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