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Sponsor. Senator for Arizona. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 7, 2015
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114th Congress (2015–2017)
This resolution was introduced on December 7, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
2 Cosponsors (1 Republican, 1 Democrat)
Passed Senate (House next) — May 25, 2016
Dec 7, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 25, 2016
Companion Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 28 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.J.Res. 27 (114th).
S.J.Res. 27 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 27. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Secretary of Agriculture relating to inspection of fish of the order Siluriformes, S.J. Res. 27, 114th Cong. (2015).
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