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- 4/26/2005--Introduced.Honors Baron Frederick William Augustus von Steuben on the 275th anniversary of his birth, and recognizes his contributions. Read more >
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Last Action: Apr 26, 2005
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The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 17” means this is a Senate 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.
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