Senate Simple Resolution 463
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution amending the Rules of Procedure and Practice in the Senate When Sitting on Impeachment Trials.
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jan 6, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jan 6, 2020
Latest Action
Jan 6, 2020
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
463
Congress
116
Policy Area
Congress
Congress
Primary focus of measure is Members of Congress; general congressional oversight; congressional agencies, committees, operations; legislative procedures; U.S. Capitol. Measures concerning oversight and investigation of specific matters may fall under the issue-specific relevant policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

This resolution amends Rule I of the Rules of Procedure and Practice in the Senate When Sitting on Impeachment Trials.

Specifically, the resolution requires the House of Representatives to notify or otherwise provide to the Senate the adopted articles of impeachment within 25 calendar days from their adoption. Such articles shall be deemed presented to the Senate if this requirement is not met. Furthermore, it shall be in order for any Senator to offer a motion (required to be adopted) to dismiss the articles with prejudice.

Text (1)
January 6, 2020
Actions (2)
01/06/2020
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S25-26)
01/06/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jan 7, 2020 5:27:07 AM
Updated
Feb 1, 2021 10:22:47 PM