Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Delaware. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 27, 2000
Length: 2 pages
Sep 27, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on September 27, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Sep 27, 2000
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S.J.Res. 53 (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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