Sponsor and status
Charles “Chuck” Grassley
Sponsor. Senator for Iowa. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 15, 2016
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 15, 2016
This simple resolution was agreed to on September 15, 2016. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
3 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Oct 28, 2015
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 293 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Res. 566 (114th).
Sep 15, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 15, 2016
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. 566 (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. 566. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, commending domestic violence victim advocates, domestic violence victim service providers, crisis hotline staff, and first responders serving victims of domestic violence for their compassionate support of victims of domestic violence, and expressing the sense of the Senate that Congress should continue to support efforts to end domestic violence and hold perpetrators of domestic violence accountable, S. Res. 566, 114th Cong. (2016).
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