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May 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on May 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Kentucky
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Last Updated: May 25, 2011
Length: 5 pages
The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 16” means this is a Senate 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.
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