S.Res. 54 (112th): An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the Select Committee on Intelligence.

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Feb 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2011
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Summary (CRS)

2/15/2011--Reported to Senate without amendment.Authorizes expenditures by the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence for the 112th Congress. Read more >

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Feb 15, 2011

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Feb 15, 2011
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Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 54”). 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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Related Bills
S.Res. 34 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 2009

S.Res. 50 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 26, 2013

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