Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Virginia. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 6, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Sep 6, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 6, 2018
This simple resolution was agreed to on September 6, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Sep 6, 2018
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Sep 6, 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. 624 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 commemorating Arthur Ashe, a native of Richmond, Virginia, on the 50th anniversary of his historic win at the 1968 U.S. Open Tennis Championship and honoring his humanitarian contributions to civil rights, education, the movement against apartheid in South Africa, and HIV/AIDS awareness, S. Res. 624, 115th Cong. (2018).
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