Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Florida. Republican.
Last Updated: May 14, 2019
Length: 4 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This resolution was introduced on May 14, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Sen. Rick Scott, Sen. Mike Braun Introduce Plan to Make Washington Work”
— Sen. Rick Scott [R-FL] (Sponsor) on May 14, 2019
May 14, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 22, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 2.
S.J.Res. 21 (116th) 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. 21. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A joint resolution proposing amendments to the Constitution of the United States relative to the line item veto, a limitation on the number of terms that a Member of Congress may serve, and requiring a vote of two-thirds of the membership of both Houses of Congress on any legislation raising or imposing new taxes or fees, S.J. Res. 21, 116th Cong. (2019).
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