S.Con.Res. 22: A concurrent resolution providing for a conditional adjournment or recess of the Senate and an adjournment of the House of Representatives.

Aug 01, 2013 (113th Congress, 2013–2015)
Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
59% chance of being agreed to
Harry Reid
Senior Senator from Nevada
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Last Updated
Aug 02, 2013
2 pages
Related Bills
S.Con.Res. 60 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Nov 16, 2012


This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on August 2, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.

Introduced Aug 01, 2013
Passed Senate Aug 01, 2013
Passed House Aug 02, 2013

59% chance of being agreed to.

59% of concurrent resolutions that made it past committee in 2011–2013 were agreed to. [methodology]


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S.Con.Res. stands for Senate concurrent resolution.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law.

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Library of Congress Summary

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8/1/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.
Declares that when the Senate recesses or adjourns: (1) on any day from Thursday, August 1, 2013, through Sunday, August 11, 2013, it stand recessed or adjourned until 12:00 noon on Monday, August 12, 2013; and (2) on such date, it stand adjourned until 12:00 noon on Monday, September 9, 2013.
Declares that when the House adjourns on any legislative day from Friday, August 2, 2013, through Friday, September 6, 2013, it stand adjourned until 2:00 p.m. on Monday, September 9, 2013.

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