Jul 8, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 29, 2014
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on September 29, 2014.
Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2014
Length: 2 pages
Jul 8, 2014
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Jul 23, 2014
Passed Senate (House next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Sep 18, 2014
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Sep 29, 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S.J.Res. 40 (113th) 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 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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