S.Res. 82 (112th): A resolution to provide sufficient time for legislation to be read.

Introduced:

Mar 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Rand Paul
Junior Senator from Kentucky
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
3/1/2011--Introduced.Makes it out of order in the Senate to consider any measure or matter until one session day has passed since introduction for every 20 pages included in the measure ... Read more >
Related Bills
S.Res. 28 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 82” 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 1, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments

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Votes

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