H.J.Res. 46 (113th): Approving the renewal of import restrictions contained in the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003, and for other purposes.


May 17, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 17, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph “Joe” Crowley

Representative for New York's 14th congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

5/17/2013--Introduced.Approves the renewal of certain import restrictions contained in the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003.Deems this resolution a renewal resolution which shall take effect upon its enactment or ... Read more >

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May 17, 2013

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This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 46”). 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.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
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Related Bills
H.J.Res. 109 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

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Last Action: May 18, 2012

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