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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 22nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 25, 2003
Length: 2 pages
Nov 21, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 15, 2003
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 15, 2003.
Nov 21, 2003
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 22, 2003
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 25, 2003
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 15, 2003
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.J.Res. 80 (108th) 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 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Appointing the day for the convening of the second session of the One Hundred Eighth Congress, Pub. L. No. 108-181, H.R.J. Res. 80, 108th Cong. (2003).
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