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S.J.Res. 54 (115th): A joint resolution to direct the removal of United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress.

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Bernard “Bernie” Sanders

Sponsor. Senator for Vermont. Independent.

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Last Updated: Dec 13, 2018
Length: 6 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 December 13, 2018 but was never passed by the House.

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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.

Nov 28, 2018
 
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.

Dec 13, 2018
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

S.J.Res. 54 (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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 54. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

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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