New Cosponsor — Jul 31, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Amy Klobuchar [D-MN]
The resolution now has 17 cosponsors (9 Republicans, 7 Democrats, 1 Independent).
Jun 12, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This resolution was introduced on June 12, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Kentucky
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Last Updated: Jun 12, 2012
Length: 2 pages
6/12/2012--Introduced.Amends the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003 to renew, for three years, the President's authority to ban the import of Burmese products.Approves the renewal of certain import restrictions ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 38 (109th).
Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 17 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 43”). 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.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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