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S.J.Res. 53 (115th): A joint resolution honoring the life of William “Billy” F. Graham, Jr.

Sponsor and status

Richard Burr

Sponsor. Senior Senator for North Carolina. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Feb 28, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on February 28, 2018 but was never passed by the House.

History

Feb 28, 2018
 
Introduced

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

Feb 28, 2018
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

S.J.Res. 53 (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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