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Jul 28, 1986
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 687 (99th).
Feb 24, 1987
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 156”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
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The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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