May 14, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 14, 2015
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 14, 2015. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
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This is the first step in the legislative process.
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. 179 is 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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2016). S.Res. 179 — 114th Congress: A resolution designating May 16, 2015, as “Kids to Parks Day”. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/sres179
“S.Res. 179 — 114th Congress: A resolution designating May 16, 2015, as “Kids to Parks Day”.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. October 21, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/sres179>
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