Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for California. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 4, 2015
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 4, 2015
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 4, 2015. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
May 4, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 4, 2015
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 Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
S.Res. 166 (114th) 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.
This simple 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 resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that domestically grown flowers support the farmers, small businesses, jobs, and economy of the United States, enhance the ability of the people of the United States to honor their mothers on Mother’s Day, and that the White House should strive to showcase domestically grown flowers, S. Res. 166, 114th Cong. (2015).
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