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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 19th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 8, 2021
Length: 5 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This resolution was introduced on June 8, 2021, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
67 Cosponsors (67 Republicans)
Jun 8, 2021
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H.J.Res. 50 (117th) 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 H.J.Res. 50. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Recognizing that Article I, Section 10 of the United States Constitution explicitly reserves to the States the sovereign power to repel an invasion and defend their citizenry from the overwhelming and “imminent danger” posed by paramilitary, narco-terrorist cartels who have seized control of our southern border, H.R.J. Res. 50, 117th Cong. (2021).
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