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Sponsor. Junior Senator for Kentucky. Republican.
Last Updated: May 25, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This resolution was introduced on May 25, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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May 25, 2017
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S.J.Res. 42 (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.
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 relating to the disapproval of the proposed export to the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia of certain defense articles, S.J. Res. 42, 115th Cong. (2017).
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