Sponsor and status
Jan 27, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on January 27, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district
Jan 27, 1976
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H.J.Res. 782 (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.
This joint resolution was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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