New Cosponsor — Feb 26, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV]
The resolution now has 3 cosponsors (3 Republicans).
Feb 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on February 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Colorado
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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2013
Length: 5 pages
2/12/2013--Introduced.Establishes the Senate Committee to Reduce Government Waste to: (1) research, review, and study federal programs that are underperforming or nonessential; (2) determine which ones should be modified or eliminated; ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 30”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.Res. 30 — 113th Congress: A resolution establishing the Committee to Reduce Government Waste.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/sres30
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