Bill Text — Sep 22, 2012
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May 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
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.
Senator from Oklahoma
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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2012
Length: 5 pages
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 >
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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 466”). 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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