S.CON.RES.37: A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that Little League Baseball Incorporated was established to support and develop Little League baseball worldwide and that its international character and activities should be recognized.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced July 8, 1997
  • Latest Major Action April 28, 1998

Bill Summary

Calls upon the parliamentary bodies and government officials of other nations, particularly those that participate in Little League baseball, to recognize and celebrate the international character of Little League baseball.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported to Senate by Senator Helms with an amendment in the nature of a substitute and an amendment to the title and with a preamble. Without written report.
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 200.
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amendment to the Title and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
Received in the House.
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Referred to the House Committee on International Relations.
Referred to the Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights.
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote.
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
Mr. Smith (NJ) moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate.
At the conclusion of debate, the chair put the question on the motion to suspend the rules. Mr. Smith (NJ) objected to the vote on the grounds that a quorum was not present. Further proceedings on the motion were postponed. The point of no quorum was withdrawn.
Considered as unfinished business.
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by recorded vote (2/3 required): 398 - 0 (Roll No. 111).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
July 8, 1997

Introduced in the Senate by Paul Coverdell (R-Ga.)

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