S.J.Res. 28 (114th): 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.

Overview

Introduced:

Dec 10, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 25, 2016 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

John McCain

Senator from Arizona

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 25, 2016
Length: 2 pages

History

Dec 10, 2015
 
Introduced

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

May 23, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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

May 25, 2016
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

S.J.Res. 28 (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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