S.J.Res. 63 (104th): Omnibus Consolidated Appropriations Act, 1997


Sep 24, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 24, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Hatfield

Senator from Oregon



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Full Title

A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/24/1996--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Omnibus Appropriations Title I (sic): Department of Justice Title II: Department of Commerce and Related Agencies Title III: The Judiciary Title IV: Department of State ... 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. 63”). 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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