About the resolution
Joe Biden never got the opportunity to break a single 50-50 Senate tie in eight years as vice president. Mike Pence has already broken two.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 30, 2017
Length: 1 page
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 13, 2017
This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 13, 2017.
What legislators are saying
“Roe Statement on President Trump Signing H.J.Res 43 Into Law”
— Rep. David “Phil” Roe [R-TN1, 2009-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 13, 2017
H.J.Res. 43 (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.
Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 43. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipients in selecting subrecipients, Pub. L. No. 115-23, H.R.J. Res. 43, 115th Cong. (2017).
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