S.J.Res. 325 (99th): A joint resolution to approve the “Compact of Free Association” between the United States and the Government of Palau, and for other purposes.


Apr 16, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Enacted as H.J.Res. 626 (companion bill)

James McClure

Senator from Idaho


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

8/14/1986--Reported to Senate amended.(Reported to Senate from the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources with amendment, S. Rept. 99-403) TitleI - Approval of Compact; Interpretation of, and United States Policies ... Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 16, 1986

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Jul 30, 1986
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This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 325”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

Related Bills
H.J.Res. 626 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 14, 1986

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