Senate Simple Resolution 123
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution supporting the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and recognizing its 70 years of accomplishments.
Active
Active
Passed Senate on Apr 4, 2019
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Mar 27, 2019
Latest Action
Apr 4, 2019
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Simple Resolution
Simple Resolution
A form of legislative measure introduced and potentially acted upon by only one congressional chamber and used for the regulation of business only within the chamber of origin. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.Res. or S.Res. Joint resolutions and concurrent resolutions are other types of resolutions.
Bill Number
123
Congress
116
Policy Area
International Affairs
International Affairs
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting foreign aid, human rights, international law and organizations; national governance; arms control; diplomacy and foreign officials; alliances and collective security. Measures concerning trade agreements, tariffs, foreign investments, and foreign loans may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Idaho
New Jersey
Delaware
Colorado
Indiana
Maryland
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
Connecticut
New Mexico
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Virginia
Wisconsin
Passed
April 4, 2019
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.(consideration: CR S2282)
Summary

This resolution lauds the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) for its contributions to the safety, security, and democratic systems of its member states, and reaffirms U.S. commitment to NATO's mission. It also calls on NATO members to fulfill their pledges to fully share the security burden by increasing their defense spending, and expresses the Senate's readiness to consider North Macedonia's application to join NATO.

Text (3)
April 4, 2019
April 3, 2019
March 27, 2019
Actions (7)
04/04/2019
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2282)
04/04/2019
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.(consideration: CR S2282)
04/03/2019
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 55.
04/03/2019
Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Risch without amendment. Without written report.
04/03/2019
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
03/27/2019
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text: CR S2055)
03/27/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Mar 28, 2019 4:42:07 AM
Updated
Feb 1, 2021 6:48:17 PM