Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 7, 2016
Length: 12 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This resolution was introduced on December 6, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jul 14, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 6, 2016
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jan 10, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 10 (115th).
Mar 15, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 83 (115th).
S.Res. 535 (114th) was 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Res. 535. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This simple resolution was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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