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Jun 26, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on August 9, 1986 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.
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The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reported by Committee
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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.
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 668”). 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). H.J.Res. 668 — 99th Congress: A joint resolution increasing the statutory limit on the public debt.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hjres668
“H.J.Res. 668 — 99th Congress: A joint resolution increasing the statutory limit on the public debt..” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hjres668>
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