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Jul 11, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This resolution was introduced on July 11, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2006
Length: 2 pages
7/11/2006--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Declares that marriage in the United States shall consist only of a legal union of one man and one woman. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 74 (110th).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 91”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hjres91>
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