Jan 13, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 18, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
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The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.J.Res. 98 (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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