S.J.Res. 28: 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.

Introduced:

Dec 10, 2015

Status:

Passed Senate on May 25, 2016

This resolution passed in the Senate on May 25, 2016 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Sponsor:

John McCain

Senior Senator from Arizona

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 25, 2016
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

42% chance of being enacted or passed (details)

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History

Dec 10, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 23, 2016
 
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.

May 25, 2016
 
Passed Senate

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

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

This page is about a 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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