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S.J.Res. 6 (112th): A joint resolution disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices.

Kay Hutchison

Sponsor. Senator for Texas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2011
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Feb 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Feb 16, 2011
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Nov 3, 2011
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S.J.Res. 6 (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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