H.J.Res. 57 (106th): China Trade resolution

Disapproving the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to the products of the People's Republic of China.

The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 7, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Failed House on Jul 27, 1999

This resolution failed in the House on July 27, 1999.

Sponsor:

Dana Rohrabacher

Representative for California's 45th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 1999
Length: 4 pages

History

Jun 7, 1999
 
Introduced

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Jul 1, 1999
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 27, 1999
 
Failed House

A vote on the resolution failed in the House. The resolution is now dead.

H.J.Res. 57 (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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