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H.J.Res. 102 (106th): Recognizing that the Birmingham Pledge has made a significant contribution in fostering racial harmony and reconciliation in the United States and around the world, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 14, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 9, 2000

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on November 9, 2000.

Law:

Pub.L. 106-483

Sponsor:

Spencer Bachus III

Representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 1, 2000
Length: 2 pages

History

Jun 14, 2000
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 12, 2000
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Oct 26, 2000
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 27, 2000
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate with an Amendment.

Oct 30, 2000
 
House Agreed to Changes

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 9, 2000
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.J.Res. 102 (106th) 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 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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