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Sponsor. Senator for Louisiana. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 6, 2014
Length: 6 pages
What legislators are saying
“Ranking Member Inhofe Completes Second Successful Markup of NDAA”
— Sen. James “Jim” Inhofe [R-OK] (Co-sponsor) on May 22, 2014
“Senate Passes Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Abduction of Nigerian School Girls”
— Sen. James “Jim” Inhofe [R-OK] (Co-sponsor) on May 7, 2014
May 1, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 6, 2014
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 Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
S.Res. 433 (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. 433. 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 condemning the abduction of female students by armed militants from the Government Girls Secondary School in the northeastern province of Borno in the Federal Republic of Nigeria, S. Res. 433, 113th Cong. (2014).
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