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H.J.Res. 27: Providing for the appointment of Barbara Barrett as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.

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Doris Matsui

Sponsor. Representative for California's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Feb 25, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
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Introduced on Feb 25, 2021

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 25, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Feb 25, 2021
 
Introduced

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H.J.Res. 27 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 H.J.Res. 27. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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