Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Carolina. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 19, 2018
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This resolution was introduced on December 19, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Toomey Statement on U.S. Troop Withdrawal from Syria”
— Sen. Patrick “Pat” Toomey [R-PA] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 21, 2018
Dec 19, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
S.Res. 738 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Res. 738. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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.
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A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the United States should continue its limited military activities within Syria and that ending such activities at this time would embolden ISIS, Bashar al-Assad, Iran, and Russia and put our Kurdish allies in great jeopardy, S. Res. 738, 115th Cong. (2018).
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