H.J.Res. 72 (110th): Making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes.


Dec 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 2007

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2007.


Pub.L. 110-149


David “Dave” Obey

Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Amends Public Law 110-92 to extend through December 31, 2007, specified continuing appropriations for FY2008.Makes specified appropriations for payment to the heirs at law of Julia Carson, a former Representative ... Read more >


Dec 18, 2007

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Dec 19, 2007
Passed House

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 19, 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. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 21, 2007
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 72”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Dec 19, 2007

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