Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 26, 2009
Length: 2 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 22, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.
37 Cosponsors (36 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
Nov 19, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 101 (110th).
Jan 6, 2009
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 15, 2009
Companion Bill — Failed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 5 (111th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.J.Res. 3 (111th).
Jan 22, 2009
Passed House (Senate next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.J.Res. 3 (111th) 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 H.J.Res. 3. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Relating to the disapproval of obligations under the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008, H.R.J. Res. 3, 111th Cong. (2009).
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