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Oct 16, 1986
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Oct 16, 1986
The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a Senate joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 428”). 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.
3 cosponsors (2R, 1D)
- Committee Assignments
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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