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S.J.Res. 41 (113th): A joint resolution approving the location of a memorial to commemorate the more than 5,000 slaves and free Black persons who fought for independence in the American Revolution.

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Christopher Murphy

Sponsor. Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2014
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Jul 31, 2014
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this resolution were incorporated into other resolutions which were enacted.

This resolution was enacted as:

H.J.Res. 120: Approving the location of a memorial to commemorate the more than 5,000 slaves and free Black persons who fought for independence in the American Revolution.
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 26, 2014. (compare text)
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Jul 31, 2014
 
Introduced

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

S.J.Res. 41 (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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 41. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

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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