Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Maryland. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 29, 2016
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This resolution was introduced on November 29, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 29, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 4, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Con.Res. 4 (115th).
S.Con.Res. 56 (114th) was a concurrent 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Con.Res. 56. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A concurrent resolution clarifying any potential misunderstanding as to whether actions taken by President-elect Donald Trump constitute a violation of the Emoluments Clause, and calling on President-elect Trump to divest his interest in, and sever his relationship to, the Trump Organization, S. Con. Res. 56, 114th Cong. (2016).
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