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H.J.Res. 54: Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Resolution, 2021

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Making an emergency supplemental appropriation for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2021, to provide funding to Israel for the Iron Dome defense system to counter short-range rocket threats.

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Sponsor and status

Kevin McCarthy

Sponsor. Representative for California's 23rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 1, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Jul 1, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on Jul 1, 2021

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 1, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Cosponsors

4 Cosponsors (4 Republicans)

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History

Jul 1, 2021
 
Introduced

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H.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 H.J.Res. 54. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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