S.Res. 29: A resolution condemning the terrorist attacks in Paris, offering condolences to the families of the victims, expressing solidarity with the people of France, and reaffirming fundamental freedom of expression.

Introduced:

Jan 20, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jan 20, 2015

This simple resolution was agreed to on January 20, 2015. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Christopher Murphy

Junior Senator from Connecticut

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 20, 2015
Length: 4 pages

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History

Jan 20, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 20, 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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