S.J.Res. 49 (112th): A joint resolution providing for the appointment of Barbara Barrett as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.

Introduced:

Aug 1, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jan 10, 2013

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on January 10, 2013.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-262

Sponsor:

Patrick Leahy
Senior Senator from Vermont
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2012
Length: 1 pages

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
1/10/2013--Public Law.Appoints Barbara Barrett as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.

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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 120 (Related)
Providing for the appointment of Barbara Barrett as a citizen regent of the Board ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 2012

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 49” 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.

History

Introduced
Aug 1, 2012
Passed Senate
Aug 1, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Dec 20, 2012
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 10, 2013

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2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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