Sponsor. Representative for California's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 2, 2006
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May 19, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 1, 2006
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on August 1, 2006.
May 19, 2006
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Jul 11, 2006
Passed House (Senate next)
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.
Jul 26, 2006
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 1, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.J.Res. 86 (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.
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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