S.Res. 72: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the January 24, 2015, attacks carried out by Russian-backed rebels on the civilian population in Mariupol, Ukraine, and the provision of defensive lethal and non-lethal military assistance to Ukraine.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 10, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 24, 2015

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

Sponsor:

Ron Johnson

Senior Senator from Wisconsin

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 24, 2015
Length: 5 pages

History

Feb 10, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 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.

S.Res. 72 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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