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H.J.Res. 423 (101st): Fiscal Year 1990 Dire Emergency Supplemental to Meet the Needs of Natural Disasters of National Significance

Making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1990, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Oct 20, 1989
101st Congress (1989–1990)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 26, 1989

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 26, 1989.

Pub.L. 101-130

Jamie Whitten

Representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 26, 1989



Oct 20, 1989

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Oct 24, 1989
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Oct 25, 1989
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Oct 26, 1989
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Oct 26, 1989
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.J.Res. 423 (101st) was a 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 423. This is the one from the 101st Congress.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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