Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for North Dakota. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 15, 2008
Length: 2 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 15, 2008 but was never passed by the House.
27 Cosponsors (23 Democrats, 3 Republicans, 1 Independent)
Statement of Administration Policy
Mar 5, 2008
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 24, 2008
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May 15, 2008
Passed Senate (House next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
S.J.Res. 28 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 28. This is the one from the 110th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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