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H.J.Res. 491 (94th): Joint resolution to extend support under the Joint resolution providing for Allen J. Ellender Fellowships to disadvantaged secondary school students, and for other purposes.


Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jun 6, 1975
94th Congress (1975–1976)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 21, 1976

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on April 21, 1976.

Law
Pub.L. 94-277
Sponsor

Albert Quie

Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Apr 21, 1976

Cosponsors

4 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 1 Republican)

Source

History

Jun 6, 1975
 
Introduced

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

Apr 5, 1976
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Apr 8, 1976
 
Passed Senate

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

Apr 21, 1976
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.J.Res. 491 (94th) 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.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.J.Res. 491. This is the one from the 94th Congress.

This joint resolution was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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