H.J.Res. 140 (105th): Condemning and censuring William Jefferson Clinton.


Dec 17, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 17, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul McHale Jr.

Representative for Pennsylvania's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 17, 1998
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Summary (CRS)

Censures and condemns William Jefferson Clinton for having engaged in a pattern of deceitful and dishonest conduct that was grossly inconsistent with his constitutional obligation and duty to faithfully execute ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 17, 1998

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 140”). 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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