Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Kansas. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2013
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This resolution was introduced on February 7, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
24 Cosponsors (12 Democrats, 11 Republicans, 1 Independent)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Nov 20, 2014
What legislators are saying
“Kansas Common Sense - Giving Thanks for Blessings as Kansans, Americans”
— Sen. Jerry Moran [R-KS] (Sponsor) on Nov 24, 2014
Feb 7, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 20, 2014
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 588 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Res. 26 (113th).
S.Res. 26 (113th) was a 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Res. 26. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A resolution recognizing that access to hospitals and other health care providers for patients in rural areas of the United States is essential to the survival and success of communities in the United States, S. Res. 26, 113th Cong. (2013).
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