Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 28, 2019
Length: 5 pages
116th Congress, 2019–2021
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Feb 28, 2019
This simple resolution was agreed to on February 28, 2019. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Feb 28, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 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. 89 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 expressing the condolences of the Senate and honoring the memory of the victims of the mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois, on February 15, 2019, S. Res. 89, 116th Cong. (2019).
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