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H.J.Res. 97 (109th): Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2007

Making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2007, and for other purposes.

The resolution’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Jerry Lewis

Sponsor. Representative for California's 41st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2006
Length: 15 pages

Sep 25, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on September 25, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sep 25, 2006

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.J.Res. 97 (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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