S.Res. 620 (112th): A resolution to authorize Harry Reid, a Senator from the State of Nevada, to administer the oath of office of President of the Senate Pro Tempore to Patrick J. Leahy, a Senator from the State of Vermont.


Dec 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 17, 2012

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 17, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Mitch McConnell

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Authorizes Senator Harry Reid from Nevada to administer the oath of office of President of the Senate Pro Tempore to Senator Patrick J. Leahy from Vermont. Read more >
What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 620” 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 17, 2012
Agreed To
Dec 17, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


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