H.J.Res. 626 (99th): Palau Compact of Free Association Act

Introduced:

May 6, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 14, 1986

This resolution was enacted after being signed by the President on November 14, 1986.

Law:

Pub.L. 99-658

Sponsor:

John Seiberling

Representative for Ohio's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 1986

About the resolution

Full Title

A joint resolution to approve the "Compact of Free Association" between the United States and the Government of Palau, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills
S.J.Res. 325 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 1986

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Passed House
Last Action: May 13, 1985

What is a resolution?

The “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 626” means this is a House 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.

History

Introduced
May 6, 1986
Reported by Committee
Jun 5, 1986
Passed House
Sep 29, 1986
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Oct 6, 1986
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Oct 16, 1986
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 14, 1986

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
Votes

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