S.Con.Res. 16: A concurrent resolution stating the policy of the United States regarding the release of United States citizens in Iran.

Introduced:

May 7, 2015

Status:

Passed Senate on May 11, 2015

This resolution passed in the Senate on May 11, 2015 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Sponsor:

James Risch

Junior Senator from Idaho

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 12, 2015
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

83% chance of being agreed to (details)

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History

May 7, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 7, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 11, 2015
 
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

 
Passed House

This page is about a resolution in the United States Congress. A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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