S.Res. 75 (113th): A resolution condemning the Government of Iran for its state-sponsored persecution of its Baha’i minority and its continued violation of the International Covenants on Human Rights.

Introduced:

Mar 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Dec 20, 2013

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 20, 2013. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Mark Kirk
Junior Senator from Illinois
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2013
Length: 9 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the Senate on December 18, 2013. The summary of that version is repeated here.)Condemns Iran for its state-sponsored persecution ...

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Related Bills
S.Res. 80 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 29, 2012

H.Res. 109 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 12, 2013

What is a resolution?

The “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 75” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Mar 12, 2013
Reported by Committee
Dec 18, 2013
Agreed To
Dec 20, 2013
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
35 cosponsors (22D, 12R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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