H.J.Res. 82 (109th): Providing for the reappointment of Alan G. Spoon as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.


Mar 7, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 13, 2006

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 13, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-217


Ralph Regula

Representative for Ohio's 16th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 6, 2006
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Mar 7, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 4, 2006
Passed House

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

Apr 5, 2006
Passed Senate

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.

Apr 13, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This page is about a 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.

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