Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Kentucky. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 14, 2019
Length: 18 pages
Feb 13, 2019
Failed Cloture on Mar 26, 2019
This resolution is provisionally dead due to a failed vote for cloture on March 26, 2019. Cloture is required to move past a Senate filibuster or the threat of a filibuster and takes a 3/5ths vote. In practice, most bills must pass cloture to move forward in the Senate.
S.J.Res. 8 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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A joint resolution recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to create a Green New Deal, S.J. Res. 8, 116th Cong. (2019).
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