Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 28, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress, 2019–2021
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Mar 28, 2019
This simple resolution was agreed to on March 28, 2019. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Mar 14, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 28, 2019
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. 118 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 recognizing the importance of paying tribute to those individuals who have faithfully served and retired from the Armed Forces of the United States, designating April 18, 2019, as “Military Retiree Appreciation Day”, and encouraging the people of the United States to honor the past and continued service of military retirees to their local communities and the United States, S. Res. 118, 116th Cong. (2019).
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