S.J.Res. 8: A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures.


Feb 9, 2015


Vetoed (No Override Attempt) on Mar 31, 2015

This resolution was vetoed by the President on March 31, 2015. The bill is dead unless Congress can override it.


Lamar Alexander

Senior Senator from Tennessee



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Last Updated: Mar 24, 2015
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Feb 9, 2015

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 23, 2015
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.

Mar 4, 2015
Passed Senate

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

Mar 19, 2015
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Mar 31, 2015

The President vetoed the bill. Congress may attempt to override the veto.

Senate Overrides Veto

Enacted — Veto Overridden

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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