S.J.Res. 38 (108th): A joint resolution providing for the appointment of Eli Broad as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.


Jun 3, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004


Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 2, 2004

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on August 2, 2004.


Pub.L. 108-284


Thad Cochran

Senator from Mississippi



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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2004
Length: 1 pages

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Jun 3, 2004

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 9, 2004
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 20, 2004
Passed House

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 voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 2, 2004
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 99 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 21, 2004

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