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Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 26, 2005
Length: 3 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This resolution was introduced on April 26, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 26, 2005
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H.J.Res. 44 (109th) 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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 44. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Honoring the life and legacy of Frederick William Augustus von Steuben and recognizing his contributions on the 275th anniversary of his birth, H.R.J. Res. 44, 109th Cong. (2005).
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