S.Res. 466 (112th): A resolution calling for the release from prison of former Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko.

Introduced:

May 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Sep 22, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 22, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Inhofe
Senator from Oklahoma
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2012
Length: 5 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/22/2012--Passed Senate amended.Condemns the politically motivated prosecution and imprisonment of former Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko.Expresses concern that: (1) the politicized prosecutions and detention of Ms. Tymoshenko and other ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 466” 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.

History

Introduced
May 17, 2012
Reported by Committee
Sep 19, 2012
Agreed To
Sep 22, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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