H.J.Res. 90 (106th): World Trade Organization resolution

Introduced:

Mar 6, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Failed House on Jun 21, 2000

This resolution failed in the House on June 21, 2000.

Sponsor:

Ronald “Ron” Paul

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 12, 2000
Length: 4 pages

About the resolution

Full Title

Withdrawing the approval of the United States from the Agreement establishing the World Trade Organization.

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History

Mar 6, 2000
 
Introduced

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Jun 8, 2000
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 21, 2000
 
Failed House

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

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.

Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (7R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Trade

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Jun 21, 2000 9:44 p.m.
Failed 56/363

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 89 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 2000

H.Res. 528 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 21, 2000

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