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S.Con.Res. 8 (113th): An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2013, and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2015 through 2023.

An "original bill" is one which is drafted and approved by a committee before it is formally introduced in the House or Senate.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Oct 16, 2013

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on October 16, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.

Sponsor:

Patty Murray

Senator from Washington

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 16, 2013
Length: 92 pages

History

Mar 15, 2013
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 15, 2013
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 23, 2013
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Mar 29, 2013
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate.

Oct 16, 2013
 
Passed House

The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 16, 2013
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House with an Amendment.

S.Con.Res. 8 (113th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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