Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Idaho. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 16, 2023
Length: 5 pages
118th Congress (2023–2025)
Introduced on Feb 16, 2023
This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 16, 2023. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.
17 Cosponsors (8 Republicans, 8 Democrats, 1 Independent)
Dec 7, 2022
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S.Res. 713 (117th).
Feb 16, 2023
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S.Res. 72 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Res. 72. This is the one from the 118th Congress.
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A resolution recognizing Russian actions in Ukraine as a genocide, S. Res. 72, 118th Cong. (2023).
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