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H.J.Res. 122 (112th): Establishing the date for the counting of the electoral votes for President and Vice President cast by the electors in December 2012.

Overview

Introduced:

Dec 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 28, 2012

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 28, 2012.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-228

Sponsor:

Jeff Denham

Representative for California's 19th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2012
Length: 1 pages

History

Dec 18, 2012
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Dec 18, 2012
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 20, 2012
 
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 28, 2012
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.J.Res. 122 (112th) 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.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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