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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.


Sponsor and status

Doris Matsui

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

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Last Updated: Jun 15, 2021
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Introduced
Feb 25, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 23, 2021

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on June 23, 2021.

Law
Pub.L. 117-19
Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

Source

Incorporated legislation

This resolution incorporates provisions from:

S.J.Res. 8: A joint resolution providing for the appointment of Barbara M. Barrett as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.

Introduced on Feb 23, 2021. 96% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Feb 25, 2021
 
Introduced

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

May 20, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 10, 2021
 
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. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 23, 2021
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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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