Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Guam. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Jul 26, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on July 26, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 26, 2018
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H.J.Res. 137 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States authorizing the territories of the United States to cast electoral votes in presidential elections, H.R.J. Res. 137, 115th Cong. (2018).
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