The President vetoed S.J.Res. 22, a joint resolution that would have voided a rule extending EPA regulatory authority over certain bodies of water. The Senate voted to override the veto, but only managed 52 of the 60 necessary votes to avoid a filibuster. On June 29, 2015 the EPA and Department of Defense published a rule called the Clean Water ... Continue reading »
Sep 17, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Vetoed (No Override Attempt) on Jan 20, 2016
This resolution was vetoed by the President on January 20, 2016 and Congress did not attempt an override before the end of the Congressional session.
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S.J.Res. 22 (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). S.J.Res. 22 — 114th Congress: A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States ... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/sjres22
“S.J.Res. 22 — 114th Congress: A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States ...” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. September 20, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/sjres22>
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