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Sponsor. Senior Senator for Arizona. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 16, 2018
Length: 7 pages
Jan 30, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 16, 2018
This simple resolution was agreed to on July 16, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Jan 30, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 22, 2018
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jul 16, 2018
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 Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
S.Res. 386 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 urging the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to fulfill its agreement to hold credible elections, comply with constitutional limits on presidential terms, and fulfill its constitutional mandate for a democratic transition of power by taking concrete and measurable steps towards holding elections not later than December 2018 as outlined in the existing election calendar, and allowing for freedom of expression and association, S. Res. 386, 115th Cong. (2018).
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