H.J.Res. 44 (110th): Joint resolution approving the renewal of import restrictions contained in the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

May 24, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 1, 2007

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on August 1, 2007.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-52

Sponsor:

Tom Lantos

Representative for California's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
8/1/2007--Public Law.Approves the renewal of certain import restrictions contained in the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003.Amends the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 to extend certain customs ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 93 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 29, 2008

S.J.Res. 41 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 23, 2008

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 44” 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.

History

Introduced
May 24, 2007
Passed House
Jul 23, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Jul 24, 2007
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 1, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
29 cosponsors (23D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Trade

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On the Joint Resolution
Jul 24, 2007 4:44 p.m.
Joint Resolution Passed 93/1

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