Bill Text — Jan 24, 2013
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Jan 24, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 24, 2013
This simple resolution was agreed to on January 24, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senior Senator from Nevada
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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2013
Length: 5 pages
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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.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 15”). 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.
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