S.J.Res. 271 (102nd): A joint resolution expressing the sense of the Congress regarding the peace process in Liberia and authorizing reprogramming of existing foreign aid appropriations for limited assistance to support this process.


Mar 13, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 16, 1992

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 16, 1992.


Pub.L. 102-270


Nancy Kassebaum

Senator from Kansas



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Last Updated: Apr 16, 1992

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Mar 13, 1992

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 13, 1992
Passed Senate

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.

Apr 7, 1992
Passed House

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 by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 16, 1992
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This page is about a 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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