S.RES.298: A resolution to authorize testimony, documents, and representation in United States v. Allen.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
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Sponsor Harry Reid, D-Nev.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced Nov. 18, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 18, 2013
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Authorizes: (1) Peter Mitchell and Grace Pettus, a current and a former employee, respectively, of the Office of Senator Bill Nelson, and Adele Griffin and Ashley Cook, current employees of the Office of Senator Marco Rubio, and any other current or former employee from either office from whom relevant evidence may be sought, to produce documents and provide testimony in the case of United States v. Allen, except concerning matters for which a privilege should be asserted; and (2) the Senate Legal Counsel to represent such employees in the case.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 18, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8140; text as passed Senate: CR S8102)