S.J.Res. 82 (95th): A joint resolution to approve the presidential decision on an Alaska Natural Gas Transportation System.


Sep 22, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Enacted as H.J.Res. 621 (companion bill)

Henry “Scoop” Jackson

Senator from Washington


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Sep 22, 1977

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 1, 1977
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 2, 1977
Passed Senate

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

This page is about a 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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