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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.

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Patrick Leahy

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Vermont. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 23, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Feb 23, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this resolution were incorporated into other resolutions which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this resolution.

This resolution was enacted as:

H.J.Res. 27: Providing for the appointment of Barbara Barrett as a citizen regent of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution.
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 23, 2021. (compare text)
Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)

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History

Feb 23, 2021
 
Introduced

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

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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number S.J.Res. 8. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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