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S.Res. 557: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the strategic importance of NATO to the collective security of the transatlantic region and urging its member states to work together at the upcoming summit to strengthen the alliance.

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Roger Wicker

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Mississippi. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2018
Length: 12 pages
Introduced:

Jun 27, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on Jul 11, 2018

The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 11, 2018.

History

Jun 27, 2018
 
Introduced

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

Jul 10, 2018
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the resolution.

Jul 11, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Agreed To

S.Res. 557 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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