S.J.Res. 248 (93rd): A joint resolution assuring compensation for damages caused by nuclear incidents involving the nuclear reactor of a U.S. warship.

Introduced:

Oct 9, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 6, 1974

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 6, 1974.

Law:

Pub.L. 93-513

Sponsor:

John Pastore

Senator from Rhode Island

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 6, 1974

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Stipulates that it is the policy of the United States that it will pay claims or judgments for bodily injury, death, or damage or loss of real or personal property ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 1089 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 16, 1974

H.J.Res. 1161 (Related)
Joint resolution assuring compensation for damages caused by nuclear incidents involving the nuclear reactor ...

Passed House
Last Action: Nov 25, 1974

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 248” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Oct 9, 1974
Reported by Committee
Oct 16, 1974
Passed Senate
Nov 21, 1974
Passed House
Nov 25, 1974
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 6, 1974

Details

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