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S.Res. 360 (98th): A resolution to amend Rule XV of the Standing Rules of the Senate to provide that no amendment that is not germane or relevant to the subject matter of a bill or resolution shall be in order unless such amendment has been submitted at the desk at least 48 hours prior to consideration.

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Sponsor and status

Introduced
Mar 29, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 29, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor

John Tower

Senator for Texas

Republican

Source

History

Mar 29, 1984
 
Introduced

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

S.Res. 360 (98th) was 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.

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

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