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- Summary (CRS)
- 9/16/1988--Introduced.Prohibits the payment by the United States of 20 percent of its assessed budget contributions to the United Nations. Read more >
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Last Action: Sep 15, 1988
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The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 657” means this is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress. 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 657 — 100th Congress: A joint resolution to ensure financial and management reform in the United Nations.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hjres657
“H.J.Res. 657 — 100th Congress: A joint resolution to ensure financial and management reform in the United Nations..” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hjres657>
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|date=September 16, 1988
|quote=A joint resolution to ensure financial and management reform in the United Nations.