S.Res. 49 (112th): A resolution celebrating Black History Month.

Introduced:

Feb 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 14, 2011

This simple resolution was agreed to on February 14, 2011. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Kirsten Gillibrand

Senator from New York

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2011
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

S.Res. 387 (same title)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Mar 1, 2012

About the resolution

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History

Feb 14, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 14, 2011
 
Agreed To

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.

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.

Details

Cosponsors
33 cosponsors (27D, 6R) (show)
Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.Res. 31 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Feb 13, 2013

S.Res. 387 (Related)
A resolution celebrating Black History Month.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 1, 2012

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