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Sponsor. Senator for Texas. 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 it did not receive a vote.
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Feb 16, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 8, 2011
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 37 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.J.Res. 6 (112th).
Nov 3, 2011
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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 6. 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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