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Jun 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on July 10, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New Mexico
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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2014
Length: 6 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 29 (112th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 5.
This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 19”). 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.
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