S.Res. 166 (113th): A resolution commemorating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) and commending its successor, the African Union.


Jun 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 26, 2013

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 26, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Chris Coons

Senator from Delaware



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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2013
Length: 5 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
6/26/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.Congratulates the former member states of the Organization of African Unity on the 50th year anniversary of its founding, in particular its original 32 member states.Commends African ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.Res. 234 (Related)
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 166” 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.


Jun 10, 2013
Reported by Committee
Jun 25, 2013
Agreed To
Jun 26, 2013
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


There have been no votes related to this resolution.

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