S.J.Res. 1: A joint resolution approving the location of a memorial to commemorate and honor the members of the Armed Forces who served on active duty in support of Operation Desert Storm or Operation Desert Shield.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 3, 2017

Status:

Passed House & Senate on Mar 15, 2017

This resolution was passed by Congress on March 15, 2017 and goes to the President next.

Sponsor:

John Boozman

Senior Senator from Arkansas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Jan 3, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 8, 2017
 
Passed Senate

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 15, 2017
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Signed by the President

S.J.Res. 1 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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