Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Pennsylvania. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 3, 2017
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This resolution was introduced on February 3, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Feb 3, 2017
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S.J.Res. 21 (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. 21. 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 enacted 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 rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to Cross-State Air Pollution Rule Update for the 2008 Ozone NAAQS, S.J. Res. 21, 115th Cong. (2017).
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