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H.J.Res. 736 (93rd): Joint resolution to provide for a feasibility study and to accept a gift from the United States Capitol Historical Society.

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Sep 19, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 29, 1973

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 29, 1973.

Pub.L. 93-226

Thomas “Tip” O’Neill Jr.

Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 29, 1973



Sep 19, 1973

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

Dec 3, 1973
Passed House (Senate next)

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 7, 1973
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Dec 19, 1973
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 29, 1973
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.J.Res. 736 (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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