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:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 110-52.
Sponsor
Tom Lantos
Representative for California's 12th congressional district
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Jan 01, 2008
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 93 (identical)

Signed by the President
Jul 29, 2008

S.J.Res. 41 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 23, 2008

 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced May 24, 2007
Referred to Committee May 24, 2007
Passed House Jul 23, 2007
Passed Senate Jul 24, 2007
Signed by the President Aug 01, 2007
 
Summary

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

Cosponsors
29 cosponsors (23D, 6R) (show)
Committees

House Ways and Means

Trade

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

 
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Notes

H.J.Res. stands for House joint resolution.

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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Library of Congress Summary

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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 fees for the processing of merchandise entered into the United States through October 21, 2014.
Amends the Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005 to increase the amount of any corporate estimated tax installment otherwise due by a corporation with assets of not less than $1 billion for the third quarter of 2012 to 114.75% of such amount.
Deems this resolution a renewal resolution which shall take effect upon its enactment or July 26, 2007, whichever occurs first.

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