S.Res. 506: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate in support of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and the NATO summit to be held in Warsaw, Poland from July 8-9, 2016, and in support of committing NATO to a security posture capable of deterring threats to the Alliance.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 21, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 6, 2016

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 6, 2016. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Bob Corker

Junior Senator from Tennessee

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2016
Length: 6 pages

History

Jun 21, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 23, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 6, 2016
 
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. 506 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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