H.J.Res. 42: Disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to drug testing of unemployment compensation applicants.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 30, 2017

Status:

Passed House on Feb 15, 2017

This resolution passed in the House on February 15, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Kevin Brady

Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Jan 30, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 3, 2017
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this resolution would be considered in the week ahead.

Feb 15, 2017
 
Passed House

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

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.J.Res. 42 is 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.

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