Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Iowa. Republican.
Last Updated: May 23, 2019
Length: 7 pages
116th Congress, 2019–2021
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on May 23, 2019
This simple resolution was agreed to on May 23, 2019. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
May 21, 2015
Earlier Version — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 168 (114th).
May 23, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 23, 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 Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
S.Res. 226 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 National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system, S. Res. 226, 116th Cong. (2019).
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