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Dec 19, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Dec 19, 1985
This simple resolution was agreed to on December 19, 1985. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.
Senator from Louisiana
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 285”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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