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S.J.Res. 34: A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission relating to “Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services”.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 7, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 3, 2017

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 3, 2017.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-22

Sponsor:

Jeff Flake

Junior Senator from Arizona

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2017
Length: 1 pages

History

Mar 7, 2017
 
Introduced

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

Mar 15, 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.

Mar 23, 2017
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Mar 24, 2017
 
On House Schedule

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

Mar 27, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

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

Mar 28, 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.

Apr 3, 2017
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S.J.Res. 34 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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