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

Introduced:

Sep 22, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Enacted as H.J.Res. 621 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Henry “Scoop” Jackson

Senator from Washington

Democrat

About the resolution

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History

Sep 22, 1977
 
Introduced

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.

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.

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.

Votes

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 621 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 8, 1977

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