Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Florida. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 25, 2018
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This resolution was introduced on June 25, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
Jun 25, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S.Res. 556 (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.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2019). S.Res. 556 — 115th Congress: A resolution reaffirming the commitment of the United States to hold the Ortega regime accountable ... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/sres556
“S.Res. 556 — 115th Congress: A resolution reaffirming the commitment of the United States to hold the Ortega regime accountable ...” www.GovTrack.us. 2018. December 6, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/sres556>
A resolution reaffirming the commitment of the United States to hold the Ortega regime accountable for acts of violence and human rights abuses perpetrated against the Nicaraguan people, S. Res. 556, 115th Cong. (2018).
|title=S.Res. 556 (115th)
|accessdate=December 6, 2019
|author=115th Congress (2018)
|date=June 25, 2018
|quote=A resolution reaffirming the commitment of the United States to hold the Ortega regime accountable ...
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.