Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 11, 2006
Length: 2 pages
Jul 11, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on July 11, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 11, 2006
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 19, 2007
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 74 (110th).
H.J.Res. 91 (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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Civic Impulse. (2018). H.J.Res. 91 — 109th Congress: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to marriage. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hjres91
“H.J.Res. 91 — 109th Congress: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to marriage.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. April 20, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hjres91>
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|quote=Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to marriage.
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