S.Res. 65: A resolution supporting efforts to bring an end to violence perpetrated by Boko Haram, and urging the Government of Nigeria to conduct transparent, peaceful, and credible elections.

Introduced:

Feb 4, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 24, 2015

This simple resolution was agreed to on February 24, 2015. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senior Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 24, 2015
Length: 7 pages

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History

Feb 4, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 24, 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 Voice Vote 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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