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:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 2, 1977 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Henry “Scoop” Jackson

Senator from Washington

Democrat

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
9/22/1977--Introduced.Approves the President's decision on an Alaska natural gas transportation system submitted to Congress on September 22, 1977. Finds that any environmental impact statements prepared relative to such statement and ... Read more >
Related Bills
H.J.Res. 621 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 8, 1977

What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 82” means this is a Senate 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Sep 22, 1977
Reported by Committee
Nov 1, 1977
Passed Senate
Nov 2, 1977

Details

Cosponsors
none
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