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S.Res. 684: A resolution relative to the death of the Honorable Joseph D. “Joe” Tydings, former United States Senator for the State of Maryland.

Sponsor and status

Benjamin Cardin

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 11, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Oct 11, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Oct 11, 2018

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 11, 2018. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

History

Oct 11, 2018
 
Introduced

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

Oct 11, 2018
 
Agreed To

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. 684 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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