H.J.Res. 80: Providing for the appointment of Roger W. Ferguson as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.

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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 16, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on February 16, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole. But provisions of this resolution were incorporated into other resolutions which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this resolution.

Sponsor:

Sam Johnson

Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Feb 16, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.J.Res. 80 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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