S.Res. 218 (113th): A resolution honoring the legacy of A. Philip Randolph and saluting his efforts on behalf of the people of the United States to form “a more perfect union”.


Sep 9, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 4, 2014

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 4, 2014. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Bill Nelson

Senior Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2014
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Sep 9, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 4, 2014
Agreed To

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 page is about a 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.

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