H.J.Res. 52 (110th): Making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes.


Sep 25, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 29, 2007

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on September 29, 2007.


Pub.L. 110-92


David “Dave” Obey

Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2007
Length: 10 pages

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Sep 25, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 26, 2007
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Sep 27, 2007
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Sep 29, 2007
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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.


Committee Assignments

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Sep 26, 2007 12:44 p.m.
Passed 404/14
On the Joint Resolution
Sep 27, 2007 8:32 p.m.
Joint Resolution Passed 94/1

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