Bill Text — Nov 30, 2012
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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.
Senator from South Dakota
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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2012
Length: 3 pages
Declares that the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret of the passing of the Honorable George McGovern, a former U.S. Senator and Member of the House of ... Read more >
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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.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 607”). 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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