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S.Con.Res. 8: A concurrent resolution clarifying any potential misunderstanding as to whether actions taken by President Donald J. Trump constitute a violation of the Emoluments Clause, and calling on President Trump to divest his interest in, and sever his relationship to, the Trump Organization.

Benjamin Cardin

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2017
Length: 7 pages
Introduced:

Mar 2, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Mar 2, 2017

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 2, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

Mar 2, 2017
 
Introduced

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Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed Senate (House next)

Pending
 
Passed House

S.Con.Res. 8 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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