S.J.Res. 36: A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to parental rights.


Jun 29, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jun 29, 2016

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on June 29, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Lindsey Graham

Senior Senator from South Carolina



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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2016
Length: 2 pages


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Jun 29, 2016

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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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