S.Res. 607 (112th): A resolution relative to the death of the Honorable George McGovern, former United States Senator and Congressman from the State of South Dakota.


Nov 30, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 30, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on November 30, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Tim Johnson

Senator from South Dakota



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Nov 30, 2012

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Nov 30, 2012
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.


99 cosponsors (50D, 47R, 2I) (show)

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