S.J.Res. 41 (110th): A joint resolution approving the renewal of import restrictions contained in the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003.


Jun 12, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Enacted as H.J.Res. 93 (companion bill)

Mitch McConnell

Senator from Kentucky



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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2008
Length: 4 pages

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Jun 12, 2008

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Jul 23, 2008
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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.


38 cosponsors (22R, 15D, 1I) (show)
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Related Bills
S.J.Res. 18 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

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Last Action: Jun 29, 2005

S.J.Res. 29 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Jun 30, 2010

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