New Cosponsor — Nov 27, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT]
The resolution now has 66 cosponsors (35 Democrats, 30 Republicans, 1 Independent).
Nov 15, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 15, 2012
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 15, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2012
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Expresses unwavering commitment to the security of Israel as a Jewish and democratic state with secure borders and supports its inherent right to act in self-defense to protect its citizens ... Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 813 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Res. 599 (112th).
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 599”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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