Bill Text — Jun 26, 2013
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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.
Senator from Delaware
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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2013
Length: 5 pages
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 >
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This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 166”). 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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