Sponsor and status
101st Congress (1989–1990)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 28, 1990
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on June 28, 1990.
Senator for Delaware
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Last Updated: Jun 28, 1990
54 Cosponsors (30 Democrats, 24 Republicans)
Mar 1, 1990
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May 15, 1990
Passed Senate (House next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Jun 19, 1990
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Jun 28, 1990
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S.J.Res. 264 (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 S.J.Res. 264. 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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A joint resolution to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the National Sheriffs’ Association, Pub. L. No. 101-316, S.J. Res. 264, 101st Cong. (1990).
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