Sponsor and status
Oct 9, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 25, 1974 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for California's 32nd congressional district
Oct 9, 1974
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 25, 1974
Passed House (Senate next)
The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.J.Res. 1161 (93rd) 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.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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