Sep 10, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 1, 1996
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 1, 1996.
Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 18, 1996
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H.J.Res. 191 (104th) 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.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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