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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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

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 90” means this is a House 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 6, 2000
Reported by Committee
Jun 8, 2000
Failed House
Jun 21, 2000
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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

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