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H.J.Res. 46: Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

Sponsor and status

Joaquin Castro

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 20th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 15, 2019
Length: 1 pages
Introduced
Feb 22, 2019
116th Congress, 2019–2021
Status

Vetoed & Override Failed in House on Mar 26, 2019

This resolution was vetoed. The House attempted to override the veto on March 26, 2019 but failed.

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History

Feb 22, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Feb 26, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Mar 14, 2019
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Mar 18, 2019
 
Vetoed

The President vetoed the bill. Congress may attempt to override the veto.

Mar 26, 2019
 
House Override Failed

A vote to override the President's veto failed in the House. The bill is now dead.

H.J.Res. 46 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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