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S.J.Res. 54: A joint resolution relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.


Sponsor and status

Tom Udall

Sponsor. Senior Senator for New Mexico. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2019
Length: 1 page
Introduced
Sep 10, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Vetoed & Override Failed in Senate on Oct 17, 2019

This resolution was vetoed. The Senate attempted to override the veto on October 17, 2019 but failed.

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History

Sep 10, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Sep 25, 2019
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Sep 27, 2019
 
Passed House

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

Oct 15, 2019
 
Vetoed

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

Oct 17, 2019
 
Senate Override Failed

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

S.J.Res. 54 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.

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 116th Congress.

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