Dec 16, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2015
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 16, 2015.
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This is the first step in the legislative process.
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
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 by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.J.Res. 78 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.J.Res. 78 — 114th Congress: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2016, and for other purposes. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hjres78
“H.J.Res. 78 — 114th Congress: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2016, and for other purposes.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. May 29, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hjres78>
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|quote=Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2016, and for other purposes.
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