S.Res. 21: A resolution making majority party appointments for the 114th Congress.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 7, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 7, 2015

This simple resolution was agreed to on January 7, 2015. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Mitch McConnell

Senior Senator from Kentucky

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2015
Length: 4 pages

History

Jan 7, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 7, 2015
 
Agreed To

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. 21 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.

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