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Sep 18, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
This resolution was introduced on September 19, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from South Carolina
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Last Updated: Sep 19, 1996
Length: 16 pages
9/18/1996--Introduced.Interstate Compact - States that the Congress consents to the Emergency Mangement Assistance Compact entered into by Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, ... Read more >
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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 61”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.J.Res. 61 — 104th Congress: A joint resolution granting the consent of Congress to the Emergency Management Assistance Compact.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/sjres61
“S.J.Res. 61 — 104th Congress: A joint resolution granting the consent of Congress to the Emergency Management Assistance Compact..” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/sjres61>
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