New Cosponsor — Feb 6, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV]
The resolution now has 37 cosponsors (37 Republicans).
Mar 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on March 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from South Carolina
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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2011
Length: 5 pages
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 2010
The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 99” 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.
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