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Sponsor. Junior Senator for Michigan. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 22, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Aug 22, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Aug 22, 2018
This simple resolution was agreed to on August 22, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Aug 22, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Aug 22, 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 Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
S.Res. 615 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 honoring the life and legacy of Aretha Franklin and the contributions of Aretha Franklin to music, civil rights, and the City of Detroit, S. Res. 615, 115th Cong. (2018).
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