A resolution establishing appropriate thresholds for certain budget points of order in the Senate, and for other purposes.
The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Indiana. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 29, 2019
Length: 6 pages
Introduced on Jul 29, 2019
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 29, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
Jul 29, 2019
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S.Res. 287 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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Make Rules Matter Act, S. Res. 287, 116th Cong. (2019).
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