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H.J.Res. 92: Granting the consent and approval of Congress for the Commonwealth of Virginia, the State of Maryland, and the District of Columbia to amend the Washington Area Transit Regulation Compact.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 28, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 17, 2017

This resolution passed in the House on July 17, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Barbara Comstock

Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2017
Length: 5 pages

History

Mar 28, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 14, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 14, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the resolution.

Jul 13, 2017
 
On House Schedule

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

Jul 17, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Jul 17, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on the Judiciary

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.J.Res. 92 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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