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May 20, 1976
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Sep 20, 1976
Companion Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 915 (94th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.J.Res. 961 (94th).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 961”). 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.
8 cosponsors (6R, 2D)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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