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S.Res. 86: A resolution recognizing the contributions of AmeriCorps members and alumni to the lives of the people of the United States.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 9, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 9, 2017

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 9, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Chris Coons

Junior Senator from Delaware

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2017
Length: 4 pages

History

Mar 9, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Mar 9, 2017
 
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. 86 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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