Making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1999, and for other purposes.
Oct 19, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 20, 1998
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on October 20, 1998.
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Last Updated: Oct 20, 1998
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Enacted — Signed by the President
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H.J.Res. 137 (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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