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S.Res. 237: A resolution supporting the mission and goals of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week in 2019, which include increasing public awareness of the rights, needs, and concerns of, and services available to assist, victims and survivors of crime in the United States.

Sponsor and status

Charles “Chuck” Grassley

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Iowa. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jun 5, 2019
116th Congress, 2019–2021
Status

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jun 5, 2019

This simple resolution was agreed to on June 5, 2019. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

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History

Jun 5, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Jun 5, 2019
 
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 Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

S.Res. 237 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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