Vote — Aug 3, 2015 5:36 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 53/46
Jan 31, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This resolution was introduced on January 31, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district
The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 697” means this is a House 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.
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