S.J.Res. 41: An original joint resolution providing for an exception to the limitation on the appointment of certain persons as the United States Trade Representative.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 25, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported by Committee on Apr 25, 2017

The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on April 25, 2017.

Sponsor:

Orrin Hatch

Senior Senator from Utah

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2017
Length: 4 pages

History

Apr 25, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 25, 2017
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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.

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S.J.Res. 41 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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