H.J.Res. 91: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States regarding Presidential election voting rights for residents of all United States territories and commonwealths.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 23, 2017

Status:

Referred to Committee on Mar 23, 2017

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on March 23, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Stacey Plaskett

Delegate for the Virgin Islands

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 23, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Mar 23, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Ordered Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Ratified by State Legislatures

H.J.Res. 91 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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