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Sponsor. Junior Senator for Kentucky. Republican.
Last Updated: May 22, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This resolution was introduced on May 22, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 22, 2017
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S.Con.Res. 17 (115th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.
A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Con.Res. 17. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the United States should withdraw from the Paris Agreement, adopted in December 2015, S. Con. Res. 17, 115th Cong. (2017).
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