H.J.Res. 631 (97th): Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 1983

Introduced:

Dec 10, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 1982

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 1982.

Law:

Pub.L. 97-377

Sponsor:

Jamie Whitten

Representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 1982

About the resolution

Full Title

A joint resolution making further continuing appropriations and providing for productive employment for the fiscal year 1983, and for other purposes.

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History

Dec 10, 1982
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 10, 1982
 
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.

Dec 14, 1982
 
Passed House

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

Dec 19, 1982
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Dec 20, 1982
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report.

Dec 21, 1982
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Dec 21, 1982
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

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
Dec 14, 1982 midnight
unknown 204/200

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