Passed House & Senate — Feb 10, 2016
Last Action: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
Explanation: This bill was passed by Congress on February 10, 2016 and goes to the President next.
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Mar 16, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 19, 1978 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from New Jersey
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Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
This is a Senate concurrent resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Con.Res.” in “S.Con.Res. 72”). A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S.Con.Res. 72 — 95th Congress: A concurrent resolution countering terrorism.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/sconres72
“S.Con.Res. 72 — 95th Congress: A concurrent resolution countering terrorism..” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/sconres72>
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