S. J. RES. 35
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 8, 2017
Mr. Boozman (for himself, Mr. Perdue, and Mr. Leahy) introduced the following joint resolution; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration
Providing for the appointment of Michael Govan as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.
That, in accordance with section 5581 of the Revised Statutes (20 U.S.C. 43), the vacancy of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, in the class other than Members of Congress, occurring by reason of the expiration of the term of Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson of New York on May 5, 2017, is filled by the appointment of Michael Govan of California. The appointment is for a term of 6 years, beginning on May 6, 2017, or the date of the enactment of this joint resolution, whichever occurs later.