H.J.Res. 128 (105th): Continuing Appropriation FY99 (First)

Making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1999, and for other purposes.



Sep 16, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 25, 1998

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on September 25, 1998.


Pub.L. 105-240


Robert Livingston Jr.

Representative for Louisiana's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 1, 1998
Length: 6 pages


Sep 16, 1998

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 17, 1998
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Sep 17, 1998
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 25, 1998
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Oct 1, 1998
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

H.J.Res. 128 (105th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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This joint resolution was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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