H.J.Res. 191 (104th): To confer honorary citizenship of the United States on Agnes Gonxha Bojahiu, also known as Mother Teresa.

Introduced:
Sep 10, 1996 (104th Congress, 1995–1996)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 104-218.
Sponsor
Michael Flanagan
Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district
Party
Republican
Text
Read Text »
Last Updated
Sep 18, 1996
Length
2 pages
 
Status

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 1, 1996.

Progress
Introduced Sep 10, 1996
Referred to Committee Sep 10, 1996
Reported by Committee Sep 11, 1996
Passed Senate Sep 18, 1996
Signed by the President Oct 01, 1996
 
Summary

No summaries available.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and pass, as amended
Sep 17, 1996 6:42 p.m.
Passed 405/0

Cosponsors
23 cosponsors (16R, 7D) (show)
Committees

House Judiciary

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

 
Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.

Widget

Get a bill status widget for your website »

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion:

Notes

H.J.Res. stands for House joint resolution.

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.

GovTrack’s Bill Summary

We don’t have a summary available yet.

Library of Congress Summary

The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress.


9/17/1996--Passed House amended.
Confers honorary U.S. citizenship on Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, also known as Mother Teresa.

House Republican Conference Summary

The summary below was written by the House Republican Conference, which is the caucus of Republicans in the House of Representatives.


No summary available.

House Democratic Caucus Summary

The House Democratic Caucus does not provide summaries of bills.

So, yes, we display the House Republican Conference’s summaries when available even if we do not have a Democratic summary available. That’s because we feel it is better to give you as much information as possible, even if we cannot provide every viewpoint.

We’ll be looking for a source of summaries from the other side in the meanwhile.

Use the comment space below for discussion of the merits of H.J.Res. 191 (104th) with other GovTrack users.
Your comments are not read by Congressional staff.

comments powered by Disqus