Senate Simple Resolution 488
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A resolution to provide for related procedures concerning the articles of impeachment against Donald John Trump, President of the United States.
Active
Amendments
Active
Passed Senate on Jan 31, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jan 31, 2020
Latest Action
Jan 31, 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
488
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
Kentucky
Passed
February 1, 2020
Type
Agreed To In Senate
Senate Roll Call Votes
Summary

This resolution sets forth the rules governing the final arguments and vote regarding the articles of impeachment against President Trump.

Text (1)
January 31, 2020
Amendments (4)
Jan 31, 2020
Submitted in Senate
1
Sponsorship
Senate Amendment 1298
To help ensure impartial justice by requiring the Chief Justice of the United States to rule on motions to subpoena witnesses and documents and issues of privilege.
Submitted
Jan 31, 2020
Submitted in Senate
1
Sponsorship
Senate Amendment 1297
To subpoena John Robert Bolton.
Submitted
Jan 31, 2020
Submitted in Senate
1
Sponsorship
Senate Amendment 1296
To subpoena John Robert Bolton.
Submitted
Jan 31, 2020
Submitted in Senate
1
Sponsorship
Senate Amendment 1295
To subpoena certain relevant witnesses and documents.
Submitted
Actions (5)
01/31/2020
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 53 - 47. Record Vote Number: 32. (text: CR S769)
01/31/2020
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 53 - 47. Record Vote Number: 32.(text: CR S769)
01/31/2020
Measure laid before Senate. (consideration: CR S767-769)
01/31/2020
Submitted in the Senate.
01/31/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Feb 1, 2020 5:27:07 AM
Updated
Dec 15, 2020 3:54:42 PM