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.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 3, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 2, 2004

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

Law:

Pub.L. 108-284

Sponsor:

Thad Cochran

Senator from Mississippi

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2004
Length: 1 pages

History

Jun 3, 2004
 
Introduced

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.

S.J.Res. 38 (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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