S.Res. 560 (96th): A resolution to commend Eli E. Nobleman, Counsel to the Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs on the occasion of the conclusion of his distinguished career of service to the Senate.

Dec 08, 1980 (96th Congress, 1979–1980)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Abraham Ribicoff
Senator from Connecticut

This simple resolution was agreed to on December 8, 1980. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Introduced Dec 08, 1980
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Dec 08, 1980

No summaries available.

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Get a bill status widget for your website »


Click a format for a citation suggestion:


S.Res. stands for Senate simple resolution.

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.

GovTrack’s Bill Summary

We don’t have a summary available yet.

Library of Congress Summary

The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress.

Extends the commendation of the Senate to Eli E. Nobleman on his retirement as Counsel to the Committee on Governmental Affairs and names him "Counsel Emeritus" of such committee.

House Republican Conference Summary

The summary below was written by the House Republican Conference, which is the caucus of Republicans in the House of Representatives.

No summary available.

House Democratic Caucus Summary

The House Democratic Caucus does not provide summaries of bills.

So, yes, we display the House Republican Conference’s summaries when available even if we do not have a Democratic summary available. That’s because we feel it is better to give you as much information as possible, even if we cannot provide every viewpoint.

We’ll be looking for a source of summaries from the other side in the meanwhile.

Use the comment space below for discussion of the merits of S.Res. 560 (96th) with other GovTrack users.
Your comments are not read by Congressional staff.

comments powered by Disqus