S.Res. 259: A resolution honoring the bravery and heroism of those who selflessly prevented a deadly terrorist attack and saved countless lives while aboard a passenger train bound from Amsterdam to Paris on August 21, 2015.

Introduced:

Sep 17, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 17, 2015

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 17, 2015. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Dianne Feinstein

Senior Senator from California

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 17, 2015
Length: 5 pages

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History

Sep 17, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 17, 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.

This page is about a 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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