Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Wyoming. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 30, 2017
Length: 2 pages
What legislators are saying
“Murkowski Expresses Disappointment After Methane Resolution Fails to Advance”
— Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] (Co-sponsor) on May 10, 2017
Jan 30, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 3, 2017
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 36 (115th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S.J.Res. 11 (115th).
S.J.Res. 11 (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 S.J.Res. 11. 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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A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Bureau of Land Management relating to “Waste Prevention, Production Subject to Royalties, and Resource Conservation”, S.J. Res. 11, 115th Cong. (2017).
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