S.Res.355 - A resolution improving procedures for the consideration of nominations in the Senate.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lankford, James [R-OK] (Introduced 12/07/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Rules and Administration|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/08/2018 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 400. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.355 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (05/08/2018)
Limits Senate post-cloture consideration to: (1) eight hours for a nomination, except for the nomination of an individual to a position at level I of the Executive Schedule or to serve as a federal judge or justice appointed to hold office during good behavior; and (2) two hours for U.S. district court nominations.
Requires consideration of such nominations to be equally divided in the usual form.