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Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 4, 2017
Length: 14 pages
May 4, 2017
Introduced on May 4, 2017
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 4, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
May 4, 2017
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S.Res. 157 is 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.
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A resolution recognizing that for 50 years, the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and its ten members-Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam-have worked toward stability, prosperity, and peace in Southeast Asia, S. Res. 157, 115th Cong. (2017).
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