Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for West Virginia. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 5, 1995
Length: 4 pages
Jan 4, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 5, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 4, 1995
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Jan 5, 1995
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Feb 6, 1997
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 15 (105th).
S.J.Res. 7 (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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