S.J.Res. 40 (114th): A joint resolution approving the location of a memorial to commemorate and honor the members of the Armed Forces that served on active duty in support of Operation Desert Storm or Operation Desert Shield.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 15, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 15, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Boozman

Senator from Arkansas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2016
Length: 2 pages

History

Nov 15, 2016
 
Introduced

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S.J.Res. 40 (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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