S.J.Res. 58 (105th): A joint resolution recogizing the accomplishments of Inspector General since their creation in 1978 in preventing and detecting waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement, and in promoting economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the Federal Government.


Oct 1, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 2, 1998

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on November 2, 1998.


Pub.L. 105-349


John Glenn Jr.

Senator from Ohio



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Last Updated: Oct 10, 1998
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Recognizes the many accomplishments of the Offices of Inspector General in preventing and detecting waste, fraud, and abuse in the Government. Commends such Offices and their employees for the dedication ... Read more >


Oct 1, 1998

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 1, 1998
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 10, 1998
Passed House

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 voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 2, 1998
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 58”). 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.


6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
S.J.Res. 57 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 1998

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