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Jun 27, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 12, 1980 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Illinois
A joint resolution to establish a Commission on Presidential Nominations.
(Measure passed Senate, amended) Commission on Presidential Nominations Resolution - Establishes the Commission on Presidential Nominations to make an investigation regarding the Presidential nominating process.Directs the Commission to report to ... Read more >
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The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 189”). 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 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). S.J.Res. 189 — 96th Congress: Commission on Presidential Nominations Resolution. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/sjres189
“S.J.Res. 189 — 96th Congress: Commission on Presidential Nominations Resolution.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/sjres189>
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