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Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 12, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Feb 12, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 12, 2015
This simple resolution was agreed to on February 12, 2015. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Feb 12, 2015
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Feb 12, 2015
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. 81 (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.
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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A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that children trafficked for sex in the United States should not be treated or regarded as child prostitutes because there is no such thing as a “child prostitute”, only children who are victims or survivors of rape and sex trafficking, S. Res. 81, 114th Cong. (2015).
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