S.Res. 615 (112th): A resolution congratulating the recipients of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry.


Dec 12, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 12, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 12, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Richard Burr

Senior Senator from North Carolina



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Last Updated: Dec 12, 2012
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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Congratulates the recipients of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry (Robert J. Lefkowitz, M.D. and Brian K. Kobilka, M.D.).Recognizes the Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina, and the ... Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 615” means this is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress. 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.


Dec 12, 2012
Agreed To
Dec 12, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)

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