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Mar 27, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This resolution was introduced on March 27, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 27, 2007
Length: 3 pages
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 40” means this is a House 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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