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S.Res. 317: A resolution celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Senate Black Legislative Staff Caucus and its achievements in the Senate.

Kamala Harris

Sponsor. Junior Senator for California. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 31, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Oct 31, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 31, 2017

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 31, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

History

Oct 31, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 31, 2017
 
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

S.Res. 317 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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