Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 25, 2002
Length: 2 pages
Oct 7, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 2, 2002
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 2, 2002.
Oct 7, 2002
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Nov 15, 2002
Passed House (Senate next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Nov 20, 2002
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 Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 2, 2002
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.J.Res. 117 (107th) 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 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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