Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Missouri. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 14, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Nov 14, 2017
This simple resolution was agreed to on November 14, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) — Nov 26, 2018
Nov 14, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 14, 2017
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.
Nov 26, 2018
Companion Bill — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 704 (115th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.Res. 331 (115th).
S.Res. 331 (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.
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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A resolution expressing support for the goals of National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month by promoting national awareness of adoption and the children awaiting families, celebrating children and families involved in adoption, and encouraging the people of the United States to secure safety, permanency, and well-being for all children, S. Res. 331, 115th Cong. (2017).
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