S.Res. 97: A resolution authorizing the printing of a collection of the rules of the committees of the Senate.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 23, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 23, 2017

This simple resolution was agreed to on March 23, 2017. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sponsor:

Richard Shelby

Senior Senator from Alabama

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 23, 2017
Length: 1 pages

History

Mar 23, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 23, 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. 97 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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