S.J.Res. 428 (99th): A joint resolution granting the consent and approval of Congress for the State of Maryland, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the District of Columbia to amend the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Regulation Compact.

Introduced:

Oct 16, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 16, 1986 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Charles Mathias Jr.
Senator from Maryland
Republican

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Grants the consent of the Congress to specified amendments offered by the State of Maryland, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the District of Columbia to certain sections of the Washington ...

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What is a resolution?

The “S.J.Res.” in “S.J.Res. 428” means this is a Senate 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.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Oct 16, 1986
Passed Senate
Oct 16, 1986
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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