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S.Con.Res. 155 (98th): A concurrent resolution providing for a sine die adjournment of the Congress.

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Sponsor and status

Introduced
Oct 12, 1984
98th Congress (1983–1984)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 12, 1984 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor

Howard Baker Jr.

Senator for Tennessee

Republican

Source

History

Oct 12, 1984
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 12, 1984
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

S.Con.Res. 155 (98th) was a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.Con.Res. 155. This is the one from the 98th Congress.

This concurrent resolution was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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