S.J.Res. 24: A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to “Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units”.

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Oct 26, 2015


Vetoed (No Override Attempt) on Dec 18, 2015

This resolution was vetoed by the President on December 18, 2015. The bill is dead unless Congress can override it.


Shelley Capito

Junior Senator from West Virginia



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Oct 26, 2015

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Nov 16, 2015
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 17, 2015
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Dec 1, 2015
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 18, 2015

The President vetoed the bill. Congress may attempt to override the veto.

Senate Overrides Veto

Enacted — Veto Overridden

S.J.Res. 24 is 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.

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