S.J.Res. 25: A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to accountability and State plans under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.

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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 28, 2017

Status:

Referred to Committee on Feb 28, 2017

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on February 28, 2017, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Lamar Alexander

Senior Senator from Tennessee

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2017
Length: 2 pages

History

Feb 28, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Ordered Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S.J.Res. 25 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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