H.J.Res. 64 (111th): Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2010, and for other purposes.


Dec 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Vetoed & Override Failed in House on Jan 13, 2010

This resolution was vetoed. The House attempted to override the veto on January 13, 2010 but failed.


David “Dave” Obey

Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district



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About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

Amends the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2010 to extend from October 31, 2009, through December 23, 2009, appropriations and funds made available and authority granted pursuant to that joint resolution, unless ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 15, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 16, 2009
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, 2009
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 30, 2009

The President vetoed the bill. Congress may attempt to override the veto.

Jan 13, 2010
House Override Failed

A vote to override the President's veto failed in the House. The bill is now dead.

This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 64”). 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.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.Res. 976 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Dec 16, 2009

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