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Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 8, 2013
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 8, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator from New Jersey
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Last Updated: May 8, 2013
Length: 2 pages
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 126”). 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 committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 2014
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 17, 2013
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