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Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 53/46
Mar 29, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 29, 1996
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on March 29, 1996.
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Last Updated: Mar 29, 1996
Length: 3 pages
Making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1996, and for other purposes.
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 170” 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. 170 — 104th Congress: Continuing Appropriation (thirteenth). Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hjres170
“H.J.Res. 170 — 104th Congress: Continuing Appropriation (thirteenth).” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. August 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hjres170>
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|accessdate=August 4, 2015
|author=104th Congress (1996)
|date=March 29, 1996
|quote=Continuing Appropriation (thirteenth)