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Apr 10, 1986
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Apr 11, 1986
Companion Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, S.J.Res. 307 (99th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.J.Res. 597 (99th).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 597”). 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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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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