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Sponsor. Senator for Kentucky. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 3, 2011
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This resolution was introduced on November 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Sep 8, 2011
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Nov 3, 2011
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S.J.Res. 27 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 27. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
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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A joint resolution disapproving a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the mitigation by States of cross-border air pollution under the Clean Air Act, S.J. Res. 27, 112th Cong. (2011).
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