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H.J.Res. 70 (110th): Congratulating the Army Reserve on its centennial, which will be formally celebrated on April 23, 2008, and commemorating the historic contributions of its veterans and continuing contributions of its soldiers to the vital national security interests and homeland defense missions of the United States.

Sanford Bishop Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2008
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Dec 13, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 23, 2008

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 23, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-203

Incorporated Legislation

This resolution incorporates provisions from:

S.Res. 513: A resolution congratulating the Army Reserve on its centennial, which will be formally celebrated on April 23, 2008, and commemorating the historic contributions of its veterans and continuing contributions of ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Apr 14, 2008. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Dec 13, 2007
 
Introduced

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Apr 8, 2008
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Apr 14, 2008
 
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. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 23, 2008
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.J.Res. 70 (110th) was a 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.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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