S.Con.Res. 3: A concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2017 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2018 through 2026.

It’s no secret that the President and congressional Republicans want to repeal the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare. Their main method of preparing to do so is Senate Concurrent Resolution 3 which passed the Senate and House in early January 2017. What the resolution does Introduced by Sen. Mike Enzi (R-WY), Chair of the Senate Budget Committee, the ... Continue reading »



Jan 3, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019


Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution) on Jan 13, 2017

This concurrent resolution was agreed to by both chambers of Congress on January 13, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for concurrent resolutions. They do not have the force of law.


Michael Enzi

Senior Senator from Wyoming



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Last Updated: Jan 13, 2017
Length: 20 pages


Jan 3, 2017

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Jan 3, 2017
Ordered Reported

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Jan 12, 2017
Passed Senate (House next)

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Jan 13, 2017
Passed House

The concurrent resolution was passed by both chambers in identical form. A concurrent resolution is not signed by the president and does not carry the force of law.

Jan 13, 2017
Text Published

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S.Con.Res. 3 is 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.

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