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Nov 14, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on November 14, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Virginia
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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2012
Length: 2 pages
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 291 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Res. 592 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 277 (113th).
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 592”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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