Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for New Jersey. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 26, 2018
Length: 9 pages
Apr 26, 2018
Introduced on Apr 26, 2018
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 26, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
Apr 26, 2018
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S.Res. 487 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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