New Cosponsor — Feb 4, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. Thad Cochran [R-MS]
The resolution now has 25 cosponsors (13 Republicans, 12 Democrats).
Jan 31, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 31, 2013
This simple resolution was agreed to on January 31, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2013
Length: 4 pages
1/31/2013--Passed Senate without amendment.Remembers the 7 astronauts who tragically lost their lives aboard the space shuttle Columbia upon its re-entry into Earth's atmosphere 10 years ago on February 1, 2003.Expresses ... Read more >
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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. 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. 24”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 24 — 113th Congress: A resolution commemorating the 10-year anniversary of the loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/sres24
“S.Res. 24 — 113th Congress: A resolution commemorating the 10-year anniversary of the loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia..” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/sres24>
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