Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Texas. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2017
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This resolution was introduced on January 12, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Dec 5, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 630 (114th).
Jan 12, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S.Res. 13 (115th) 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Res. 13. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This simple 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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